Dr. Savitha Kumari

Assistant Professor
  • M Sc, Ph D
  • Courses Taught : B Sc, B Com, BBA, M Sc
  • Area of Expertise : Nonparametric Inference
  • Academic Experience - 29 Years

Contact Details

email : savi_rrao@yahoo.co.in

Research Details

  • PhD – 'Contributions to Nonparametric Tests for Location and Bivariate Independence’ under the guidance of Prof. Parameshwar V. Pandit, Department of Statistics, Bangalore University awarded on 6 th June 2018.


  • ”A New rank test for independence with missing values.” Jointly with Dr. P.V. Pandit was published in Global journal of Engineering & Applied Science , Vol 1 (3) , 151-152 (Oct 2011), ISSN 2249-2623(Print) , ISSN 2249-2231 (online)
  • “A Class of distribution free tests for independence against positive quadrant dependence.” Jointly with Dr. P.V. Pandit was published in Pakistan journal of Statistics & Operations Research, Vol IX , No. 4, 371-377 (March 2013), ISSN 1816-2711(Print) , ISSN 220-5810(Online)
  • “Tests for two sample location problem based on Subsample quantiles.” Jointly with Dr. P.V. Pandit was published in Open journal of Statistics (accepted April 2013), ISSN 2131- 718X (Print), ISSN 2161-7198(Online)Dec 2013, No.4, 70-74
  • ‘Rank tests for Independence against Weighted Alternatives with missing values’ in American journal of Mathematics and Statistics. (ISSN NO. 2162-948X(PRINT), VOL-V, No. -4, Page no. 196-199, Aug 2015)
  • “On distribution free test for the two sample location problem based on signs of extreme observations’ jointly with Dr. P.V. Pandit was published in International journal of Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Applications, Vol 10, No. III (December,2016), pp-151-158, ISSN – 0973-9424.
  • ‘On testing against positive quadrant dependence based on sub-sample order statistics’ was published in the journal Advances and Applications in Statistics, Vol. 50, N0.2 (February,2017), pp-107 – 121, ISSN : 0972 - 3617.
  • “On testing against positive quadrant dependence based on matched pairs” was published in International journal of Agricultural and Statistical Sciences, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 319-324, (June, 2017),ISSN : 0973-1903.

Research Papers presented:

  • A paper entitled “ Tests for two sample location problem based on Subsample quantiles” was presented at the National Conference on Advances and Application in Statistics during 20-21, February 2012 held at Department of Statistics, Punjab University, Chandigarh
  • A paper entitled “A Class of distribution free tests for independence against positive quadrant dependence” was presented at 15 th Annual Conference of Society for Statistics, Computer and Applications(SSCA-13) held at Appaji Institute of Mathematics and Applied Computer Technology, Banasthali University, Banasthali, Rajasthan during 24-26, February 2013.
  • A paper entitled “Distribution free tests for Positive quadrant dependence based on Convex combination of two statistics” was presented in an International Conference on Interdisciplinary Mathematical, statistical and Computational Techniques-IMSCT-2014-FIM XXIII held at NITK Surathkal during 18th to 20th December, 2014.
  • Presented a paper entitled & A class of distribution free test for one sample location problem based on sub sample extremes & in a National Seminar on 'Recent trends in Statistics and Data Analysis ' organized by PG Department of Statistics, S.D.M. College, Ujire on 30 th and 31st October, 2015.
  • Presented a paper entitled ‘On convex combination of two statistics for testing against PQD’ in an International conference on ‘ Statistics & Related areas for Equity, Sustainability and Development ‘ in conjunction with 35th Annual Convention of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics(ISPS) on 28th to 30th November 2015 held at University of Lucknow.
  • Presented a paper entitled “Class of tests for positive quadrant dependence based on order statistics” in an International conference on Recent Advances in Statistics held at University of Mumbai, Mumbai on 27th to 29th June, 2016.
  • Presented a paper entitled “A class of tests for testing against Positive Quadrant Dependence based on matched pairs” in a National seminar on ‘Statistical Inference and stochastic modelling’ held at Karnatak University, Dharwad on 22-23, February, 2017.


  • Participated in “Global skills Enhancement Program” conducted by Progeon at Infosys Leadership Institute, Mysore for 3 weeks from 11th to 30th April, 2005
  • Participated in UGC sponsored State level seminar on Recent Development in Statistical Methodology held at Basaveshwar Science College, Bagalkot on 9th September, 2006
  • Attended ‘Winter school’ training program on Teaching of Statistics at undergraduate level held at Indian statistical Institute, Kolkota for 2weeks from 8th to 11th January 2007
  • Participated in International conference on New Trends in Statistics and Optimization held at University of Kashmir, Srinagar on 20th to 23rd October 2008
  • Participated in Two days State Inter-University Symposium on Enhancing Research and Teaching in Statistics held at BUB. On 29th and 30th March 2010
  • Attended the workshop on Statistical Inference held at BUB on 25th to 26th October 2010
  • Attended UGC sponsored National Conference on Applications of Mathematics and Statistics held at Yuvaraja’s college, Mysore on 25th and 26th march 2011
  • Attended a Seminar on Recent advances in Theory and Applications of Statistics – BUB on 29th June 2011
  • Workshop on importance and use of Official Statistics – held at Jnanabharathi, BUB on 30th June 2011
  • Participated in National Conference on Advances in Statistical Theory and Applications –held at Jnanabharathi, BUB on 16th – 18th Nov. 2011
  • Participated in National conference on Recent advances in Statistics with Applications in Finance and Actuarial Science - Department of Statistics, Central University of Rajasthan, Kishangarh on 24th – 26th February, 2013
  • Attended National seminar on Changing paradigms of Higher Education- XII Five year Plan Initiatives organized by AMUCT held at St. Aloysius College, Mangalore on 1st December 2013
  • Participated as Committee member in AIFUCTO XXVII Statutory Conference 2013 organized by AMUCT held at St. Aloysius College, Mangalore on 30th November to 2nd December 2013
  • Participated in State level seminar on ‘Role of Statistical methods in Environmental Economics’ Organized by Department of Statistics, Bangalore University on 20th October, 2016
  • Participated in Workshop on SAS – University Edition organized by Department of Statistics held at SDMC, Ujire on 5th January 2018
  • Participated in Two days SPSS Training Programme held at Manipal University, Manipal on 25th and 26th September 2008
  • Participated in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Statistical techniques in Management, Social and Biological Sciences” held at Lingaraj College Belgaum on February 13th to 14th 2009
  • Attended The IQAC Conference – NAAC New Guidelines held on 4th August, 2018 at SDM College, Ujire
  • Participated in “FEEL Teacher” Learning and Development Intervention, Organized by SDM College Ujire conducted by College for Leadership and HRD, Manguluru Form 7th to 9th June 2019 at P.G. center, SDM College ujire
  • Participated in One Day Conference On “New Education Policy” held on July 29th ,2019 at SDM College Ujire
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