Department of Statistics




About

The Department of Statistics, University of Mumbai was established in the year 1948. It was the first Department in the western region, for postgraduate studies and research in Statistics. The Department will complete 61 years of existence in this year. It offers postgraduate courses leading to the Master of Arts and Science (M.A./ M.Sc.) degree, by papers, awarded by the University of Mumbai. In addition to the master’s programme, M.Phil and Ph.D. degree programmes , post graduate diploma in actuarial science (PGDAS) and post graduate diploma in applied statistics with software (PGDASS) are also undertaken by the Department. Experienced faculty of the Department is devoted to research in their respective areas of specialization. Research and teaching are given equal importance by the faculty. Extra care is taken to pay individual attention to the students in their laboratory work and tutorial sessions. Project work and problem sessions are encouraged to develop innovative and analytical approach to statistics learning. The Department has a long cherished history of having produced eminent academicians and successful statisticians in the Industry. It is the only center of University of Mumbai for conducting M.A./ M.Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D., PGDAS and PGDASS programmes.

Facilities

Laboratory

The Department has excellent computing facility. There are two computer laboratories: The laboratories have following equipments:
    ->Pentium based machines connected in network.
    ->All computers are connected to Internet.
Department of Statistics has following Statistical Softwares
   ->Statistical Application Software (SAS)
   ->Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS)
   ->Minitab
The students are being trained in other prominent statistical software packages such as veka, SQL for Data Mining.

Library

Jawaharlal Nehru Library at the Vidyanagari Campus is well equipped with Statistics books, journals and periodicals. The students enrolled in the Department can avail of both reading as well as lending facilities offered by the library. However, students enrolled in other postgraduate centers can only avail of reading facility.

  • FOREIGN JOURNALS :


Advances in Applied Probability
American Journal of Mathematical & Management Sciences
Annals of Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Annals of statistics
Biometrika
Biostatistics
Canadian Journal of Statistics
Chance
Communications in Statistics : Simulation & Computation
Communications in Statistics : Theory & Methods
International Statistical Review
Journal of Applied Probability
Journal of Applied Statistics
Journal of Marketing Research
Journal of Probability & Statistical Science
Journal of Statistical Planning & Inference
Journal of the Statistical Theory & Application
Journal of the American Statistical Association
Journal of the Korean Statistical Society
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society : Series A
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series C
Mathematical Methods of Statistics
Metron
SIAM : Theory of Probability and its Applications
Scandinavian Actuarial Journal
Simulation Modelling Practice & Theory
Statistica Neerlandica
Statistical Methodology
Statistical Methods & Applications
Statistical Methods in Medical Research
Statistical Modelling
Statistical Science
Statistical Theory & Methods Abstracts
Statistics and Computing
Statistics and Probability Letters
Survey Methodology

  • INDIAN JOURNALS :


Journal of the Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics
Sankhya and journal of Indian Statistical Association, IAPQR, Statistica Sinica are donated to Library by faculty members.

Hostel:

There are Girl’s and Boy’s hostels within the campus. Two rooms in Boy’s hostel and two rooms in Girl’s hostel are reserved for the Department students.

Contact

How to reach:

The Department of Statistics is housed in Lokmanya Tilak Bhavan located in well planned Vidyanagari Campus of the University of Mumbai . The Vidyanagri Campus is off the C.S. T. road (now known as Vidyanagari Marg) near Kalina.

Contact No.  26526604


Alumni

BATCH

NAME

1948-49

N. U. PRABHU, S. R. MEHTA, V. P. GODAMBE

1949-50

Late V. NARAYANAN, G. D. GOYAL (G.D. AGARWAL), R.D.PRADHAN, A. M. KSHIRSAGAR ,P. N. PHUTANE,  V.N. PATANKAR, Late S. M. SHAH

1950-51

S. B. DEO, Late M. N. VARTAK

1951-52

Y.S. SATHE, M.G. DIWAN, Late V. P. BHAPKAR

1952-53

Late S.M. VIDWANS, Late J.R. RELE, M.T.WASAN, S.R.ADKE

1953-54

A.P.BUCHE, R.M.PHATARFOD, P.D. GHANGURDE,   LateC.G.KHATRI, Late S.P. GOTHOSKAR

1955-56

LAKSHMI G. IYER (LAKSHMI MOHAN), K.V.MARDIA

1956-57

K.R.SHAH. V.R.PANCHMUKHI

1957-58

S.K.THARTHARE

1958-59

GIRISH K. KARNAD, A.P.PRADHAN, M.V.JOSHI  A.K.IYER

1959-60

Mrs. S.M. JOSHI, L.V.BAPAT, M. BHASKAR RAO

1960-61

S.R.PARANJAPE

1961-62

 M.N.TATA ., A.R. RAJESHWARI

1964-65

A.M.UKIDVE

1965-66

 M.R.SATAM (PRADHAN), S.D.VARDE

1966-67

Late VIJAYA Y. SALPEKAR

1968-69

A.S.ARAS, SIDDARTH R. DALAL

1969-70

P.V.MAHULIKAR

1971-72

Mrs. S.P.NABAR (S.R.LINGRAS)

1972-73

R.G.SHENOY , ALKA IRANI

1973-74

B.C.VYAS (SATISH VYAS)

1974-75

SURYAKANT P. SHAH

1976-77

S.C.PANANDIKAR

1984-88

U.J.DIXIT


Post Graduate


Course Name M.A./M. Sc Statistics
Eligibility PDF
Fee Structure PDF

Diploma Courses




Syllabus for Post Graduate




Teaching Staff

Faculty
Name Designation Profile
Dr. Santosh P. Gite Associate Professor & Head Profile
Dr. Vaijayanti U. Dixit Associate Professor Profile
Dr. Alok D.Dabade Assistant Professor Profile
 
Retired Faculty 
 
1. Prof.M.C.Chakraborty
2. Dr.Y. S.Sathe 
3. Dr.(Mrs.) S.M.Joshi
4. Dr.(Mrs.) M.R.Satam
5. Dr. R.G.Shenoy
6. Dr.(Mrs.) S.P.Nabar
7. Dr. U.J.Dixit
 
Visiting Faculty 
 
1. Dr. Smita P.Nabar  (M.Sc, Ph.D.)
2. Dr. (Mrs.) K.D.Phal (M.Sc,M.Phil, Ph.D)
3. Prof. Annapurna S. (M.Sc)
4. Prof.(Mrs.) P.P.Khandeparkar 
5. Dr. S.B.Mulye

Non-Teaching Staff

  1. Mrs. Vandana  U. Sutar (Sr. Typist  Clerk)
  2. Miss. Shaila V. Yadav (Jr. Typist Clerk)
  3. Miss. Pratibha  Pednekar (Office Assistant)
  4. Mr. Pravin  Shinde (Com. Technician)
  5. Mr. Vishnu T. Ghawali (Peon)
  6. Mr. Ajit Pujari (Peon) 
  7. Mr. Anil Marchande (Peon)
  8. Smt. Gangabai Pukale (Hamal)
  9. Mr. Aniket Dhopat  (Peon)