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Department of Statistics

Department of Statistics

Welcome to Warwick Statistics

Statistics and probability theory are key to understanding data and underlying processes involving risk and uncertainty. Founded in 1972, the Department of Statistics is internationally renowned for wide-ranging research and innovative undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.

Study here

Discover our undergraduate courses, including options for industrial and overseas placements.


Our post-graduate researchers drive our leading research teams to solve global challenges.


Warwick Statistics is one of the world's largest concentrations of researchers in statistics and probability, and the synergy between probabilistic and statistical research is particularly strong.


REF 2021

Warwick Statistics and Warwick Mathematics Institute together rank third nationally among Mathematical Sciences research groups for research power and sixth for research quality (Times Higher Education), in REF2021.

QS World Rankings

Statistics is top-ranked department at Warwick in the new QS World Subject Rankings 2024: 20th in the world.

TEF 2023

Typically, the experience students have at The University of Warwick and the outcomes it leads to are outstanding. This provider's student experience rating is Gold, which means the student academic experience is typically outstanding. This provider's student outcomes rating is Gold, which means student outcomes are typically outstanding.