Department of Statistics

The Department of Statistics, Ramanujan College was established in July 2013. Initially, the Department began with an honours course, but now statistics is also offered as a main subject to the students of Programme courses. The Department has a well-equipped computer lab where the students get the opportunity and space to connect theoretical knowledge with practical learning. The Department also has a spacious & well-maintained library.

Department’s Vision
To occupy a significant place in the field of statistical education by offering distinguished, effective and on-going opportunities to the students and faculties in the domain of theoretical and applied statistics.

Department’s Mission
To produce potential graduates having sound knowledge of major statistical tools and techniques that can be applied in various domains of research areas like biological sciences, mathematical sciences, management sciences and data sciences. Better understanding of this interdisciplinary subject will result into fruitful outcomes for the betterment of science and society.

Educational Objectives of the Department

Graduates will be skilled in the fundamental concept of Statistics necessary for the success in industry or higher education.
To create an environment for a job oriented generation through improved research facilities in the Department and College.
Graduates will be prepared to pursue career choices in different fields like Statistical Quality Control, Bio-Statistics, Sampling Techniques, Life Testing and Industrial Statistics among many others.
To transform a classroom from notes taking place to a forum which facilitates experiential learning resulting in greater self-confidence.
To develop a competitive spirit among students and empower them through focused teaching and research.
Skills like teamwork, communication and ethical behavior will be honed.
Constant professional development through continuous educational and personal development experiences by using library resources, professional societies, journals and meetings.