Department of Statistics


Establishment of the Department : 1964

Past Heads of the Department : Prof. P.R. Sabane (1964-1996), Dr. Sudha Purohit ( 1996-2000)

Present Head of the Department : Prof. A.R.Darekar

Area of the Department and laboratory : 900 sq. feet approx.

Qualified staff having more than 30 years of experience in teaching field.

Well equipped laboratory with sufficient number of computers, scientific calculator, electronic calculator and internet facility.

Library with collection of 212 books which includes text books reference books and journals. American Statistician journal has been subscribed for two years.

T.YB.Sc.Syllabus includes optional paper of R-Software (taught only in our college and for which On line examination is conducted).

Study tours are conducted to various industries, meteorological department, agriculture colleges like College of Agriculture,Pune , Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Kokan Krishi Vidyapeeth,Dapoli,Dist Ratnagiri,Mahatma Phule Agriculture University, Rahuri for on hand experience of various statistical techniques.

Students do live projects on topics related to social causes, current causes of concern for which they exclusively use computers.

Seminars and lectures of experts in the subject are arranged for B.Sc. Students.

Activities under Pune University Statistics Association(PUSA ) like F.Y. Quiz, S.Y.Quiz (Round I &II) and T.Y. (Personality Development Camp) are conducted for F.Y/S.Y./ T.Y. B.Sc. students.

Students at T.Y. level participate in Intercollegiate Project competition which is conducted at Department of Statistics, University of Pune, Pune under PUSA and is judged by renowned Statisticians.(Round I- Submission of report; Round II- Power point presentation).

Many of our students have won prizes in aforementioned activities.

Our students are placed in companies like Infosys,Wipro TCS,Cognizant in the campus interviews.

Student capacity

Class Intake
F. Y. B.Sc. 250
S. Y. B. Sc. 60
T.Y. B.Sc 60