Department of Statistics


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

2017 Ihaka Lecture Series

The Department of Statistics is launching a lecture series in honour of Ross Ihaka's contributions to the field. The inaugural series topic is Statistical Computing in the Data Age and will run 8-29 March.

Data to Insight MOOC - sign up now

The Department of Statistics's hugely popular MOOC is running again from 27 March. It offers a hands-on introduction to statistical data analysis, emphasising fundamental concepts and practical skills.