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Department of Statistics

Department of Statistics

Managing uncertainty since 1972

  • Statistics and probability theory are key to understanding data and underlying processes involving risk and uncertainty
  • Applications and impact include sciences, social sciences, medicine, engineering, management science, finance, commerce and many more areas
  • Warwick Statistics is internationally renowned for wide-ranging research and innovative undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes
  • The Statistics Department was founded in 1972. See here for details of our 50th anniversary celebration events.

Undergraduate Courses

Postgraduate Courses

For Current Students


Seminar series

Upcoming workshops


QS World University RankingsStatistics is top-ranked department at Warwick in the new QS World Subject Rankings 2023Link opens in a new window: 16th in the world.

Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher & Further Education 2015Warwick awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher & Further Education 2015 for research in Mathematics and Statistics and its global impact

65% of Warwick Research in Mathematical Sciences was assessed in REF 2021 as world-leading, ranking us 6th in the UK for research excellence and 3rd for research power (THE).

REF 2021

Long-term Research Initiatives

Job Vacancies


We also strongly encourage applicants for funded Open Research Fellowships to consider holding their fellowship in statistics or probability at Warwick.

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