The Dept. of Statistics was established in 1967 with Dr. S.N.N. Pandit as the founder Professor & Head. Currently the department has seven (7) full time well qualified faculty members – four Professors and three Assistant Professors. The department has been recognized for its contribution towards the cause of the subject and has so far received financial assistance under DST-FIST (2004-2009), UGC Innovative Programme (2007-2012), SAP-DRS-I of UGC (2009-2014), SAP-DRS-II of UGC (2015-2020). Thrust areas of research of the department include Discrete Probability Distribution, Medical Statistics, Statistical Inference, Simulation, Quality Control, Demography, Econometrics and Statistical Ecology. The department has its own peer reviewed research journal “Assam Statistical Review” (ASR) since 1987.
(i) Library (Departmental) Total no. of Books : 544 Nos.
(ii) Journal (Departmental) : 01 No.
(iii) Total no. of class rooms : 04 Nos.
(iv) Total no. of Seminar Halls with LCD : 02 Nos.
(v) Total no. of Computers for Students Researchers and Teachers : 30 Nos.
(vi) Computer Lab. : 02 Nos.
(vii) Lavatories : 05 Nos.