(Recognised under section 2(f) & 12(B) of UGC Act, 1956 - Accredited by NAAC & an ISO 9001:2008 certified institution)
Affiliated to Periyar University
Opp. Periyar University, Salem- 636 011, Tamil Nadu, India


About Department

  The Department of Statistics was started on 2006 as a Allied department. And it was established an Under Graduate Department in the year 2014.

  The Statistics major is designed to impart the principles and practices of statistical methods in a variety of courses covering probability, mathematical Statistics and applied Statistics. Our students are encouraged to promote their expertise in Statistical skills such as quantitative reasoning, utilization of software and communication of results across all disciplines. Our aim is to train and educate future generation of Statisticians who are all well prepared to begin careers in Statistics or pursue graduate studies.

 The faculties of the Department serve various other Departments by their way of teaching allied and elective courses. The Department has organized several Workshops, not only for the benefits of Major students but also to the supporting Departments too.

  The performance of outgoing Undergraduate batch (Section: 2014-2017) was excellent. The department organizes regular workshops, Science exhibitions, seminars etc. It also supports and encourages participation in conference/seminars &specialized workshops too.


  • To enrich education of rural students, build confidence and enhance opportunities to succeed.
  • To provide the value of ethical behavior, responsibility and commitment.
  • To make students expertise in statistical pacakages.


  • Our mission is to deliver a high quality of Statistics program for our major Students that helps them to prepare themselves to serve the needs in research, government sectors, business and in industries or to pursue further studies in graduate programs.
  • Graduates of our department have gained the problem solving, critical thinking and technological skills needed for advanced degree programs and for leadership in careers in industry.