Message of the H.O.D
The Dept. of Statistics was established in the year 1976 with a view to cater the needs in Western Odisha with Prof. Jitendriya Sarangi as its first professor. The dept. has academic autonomy with nine sanctioned teaching posts out of which at present there are two members (one professor, one reader). It offers M.A./M.Sc. , M.Phil. and Ph.D Programmes in Statistics. The department offers specialization in Stochastic Processes, Queueing Theory, Inventory, Operations Research, Applied Statistics, Bio-Statistics, Data mining,SQC & Reliability. The teachers of the dept. are highly qualified and are engaged in active research in collaboration with renowned professors of international stature. In the past the dept. has completed many UGC/DST funded research projects. Recently one UGC research project has been completed.. The dept. has its own well equipped computer laboratory with many latest soft-wares. The dept. has organized many National and International conferences. Students of other departments of the University are imparted teaching in Research Methodology courses in the dept. The amluminee of the department are well placed.