Welcome to the Department of Statistics

"Statistical thinking will one day be as necessary for efficient citizenship as the ability to read and write." H.G. Wells

Orientation Day 2018

The Faculty of Science looks forward to seeing all undergraduate students at Orientation Day on 21 February. There is a fabulous programme of activities and events starting with a welcome at Waipapa Marae.

A picture is worth a million numbers

Following on from the success of last year, the 2018 Ihaka Lectures (7-21 March) present three experts discussing different facets of data visualisation such as identifying patterns. Find out more.

The secrets of the universe

Associate Professor Renate Meyer has been part of a huge collaborative effort to detect gravitational waves from a neutron star merger. Read about her research on pages 22 and 23 of InSCight magazine.