Department of Statistics

Established in 1974

The Department aims to be the leading training and resource centre in the field of Statistics. It offers Statistics as an optional subject in the B Sc programme. The syllabus has practical application orientation. Computer oriented practical training is provided to the students along with field surveys/student research projects and short term certificate courses. The Department organises workshops on R Language and Microsoft Excel for the students and staff for general and specific statistical analysis.

Did You Know ?

"The brain produces feelings of confidence that inform decisions the same way statistics pulls patterns out of noisy data".

Association & Activities
Community Orientation
Research Output

Association & Activities

The Department association, Sankhya is a forum, which gives the platform to students to participate in co-curricular activities. Major activities of the association include Guest lectures, Alumni interactions, career guidance, Workshops, Quizzes, Cross word puzzle, field survey, Wall magazine, Sudoku Competition. These activities are planned and conducted by the students with the guidance of faculty members.

Community Orientation

  • Conducting field survey on Demonetization, popularity of Pathanjalli products, hostel facilities etc. A report on feedback survey conducted on demonetization has been submitted to Prime Minister Office, Govt. India and DC office, Dakshina Kannada District.
  • Department is conducting Mini projects for High School students of  various schools in Belthangady Taluk.
  • Guest lectures by the faculty members to High School students from various schools in Belthangady Taluk.

Research Output

Research Projects: One Minor Research project entitled “An assessment of Perception of Stake holders under UNESCO Heritage”, completed during 2013-15.