ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Department of Statistics has been offering B.Sc.(Statistics) programme from 1984 with affiliation from University of Madras. The Department was recognised as a Research department by the University of Madras from 2012 for offering M.Phil. & Ph.D. Programmes in Statistics. So far 22 M.Phil. scholars & one Ph.D. scholar have graduated from the department while one Ph.D. scholar has submitted the Thesis to University of Madras. Currently 3 full time & 4 part time Ph.D. scholars are pursuing their research in the broad areas of Multivariate analysis, Survival Analysis, generalised Linear Models & Fuzzy Data Analysis under faculty from the department.
The department has well equipped Research Laboratory having 15 computers systems with internet facility & latest Licensed software like IBM SPSS Statistics 23, AMOS & SYSTAT and freely downloadable R programming Language apart from excellent computer labs provided by the College for conducting courses on software & computer programmes. Undergraduate students are offered programming skills in C/C++ & R language and MS EXCEL & SPSS for Data Analysis. Hands-on training on Exploratory Data Analysis through group Mini Projects is a salient feature of the programme. Apart from these students take-up Computing Skills as a Self Learning Component and Spoken Tutorials offered by Ministry of HRD and IIT Bombay as soft-skills component.
- B.Sc STATISTICS
- M.Phil STATISTICS ( Full Time – 8, Part Time – 4)
The department has well equipped Research Laboratory having 15 computers with internet facility & latest Licensed software like IBM SPSS Statistics 23, AMOS & SYSTAT and freely downloadable R programming Language apart from excellent computer labs provided by the College for conducting courses on software & computer programmes. Undergraduate students are offered programming skills in C/C++ & R language and MS EXCEL & SPSS for Data Analysis & group mini-projects for hands on training. Post graduate students are offers courses on latest research areas like Categorical Data Analysis, Multivariate Analysis, Data Mining Techniques & SAS programming to suit both Industry & Higher education needs.
Statistics Association (d-ANALYTICA)
d-ANALYTICA conducts inter department and inter collegiate activities every year to bring out the statistics talent of the students . More than ten colleges participate within and outside Chennai. Some of the events organized by the association are Stat Hunt, face painting, collage, creative singing, poster presentation, paper presentation, treasure hunt, pot painting, quiz, poster making, Tricky stats, case study etc.
NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL CONF/SEMINAR/WORKSHOP ORGANIZED
|2005-2006||State||Workshop on Data analysis using SPSS||January 2006||–|
|2010-2011||National Seminor||Career Avanues for bio statistical in clinical research||March 2011||UGC|
|2012-2013||National Seminor||Statistics in Life Sciences||January 2012||UGC|
|2014-2015||National Seminor||National level advanced orientation in programme in statistics||August 2014||NBHM|
|2015-2016||– International Workshop||International workshop on Introductory SAS & R||March 2015||UGC|
|2018-2019||International Workshop||International Workshop on Statistics and Programming||December 2018||–|
|2019-2020||State||Faculty Development Program on Predictive Analysis using Python||October 2019||–|
Vijayasree G : https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=dGXrqrkAAAAJ&hl=en
Annapoorni Mahendran : https://scholar.google.com/citationsuser=vKysBt8AAAAJ&hl=en
Specialization: Order Restricted Inference, Reliability Theory, Survival Analysis, Modeling Multivariate Data
Experience: 31 years