Welcome to the News and Events page for the Department of Statistics.
PhD Open Day
There will be a PhD Open Day on Wednesday 4 December, 2019 at the Department of Statistics, University of Warwick.
Follow the link below for further information:
MSc in Mathematical Finance for 2020 entry
MSc in Mathematical Finance launched to reflect the new financial instruments & markets, technological innovation and the changes in the regulatory framework, with a new focus on algorithmic computational methods, including machine learning, and financial mathematics.
In Memoriam: Josh Hill
We are deeply saddened to confirm that Josh Hill, a second year student studying Data Science has passed away in hospital overnight on Monday 10 June, following a fall in the Mathematical Sciences Building.
Head of Statistics Professor Barbel Finkenstadt said:
“The whole department is deeply saddened and distressed by the death of this lovely, gentle and kind young man. Our thoughts are with Josh’s family.”
If you would like support during this difficult time, please contact Wellbeing Support Services. You can call the team on 024 76 575570, ext. 75570 or visit https://warwick.ac.uk/services/supportservices or https://warwick.ac.uk/services/healthsafetywellbeing/well-being/employeeassistanceprogramme for more details.
Francesca Crucinio, a researcher from the Department of Statistics at the University of Warwick struck Bronze at a competition in the House of Commons, for the excellence of her mathematical research, walking away with the £750 Bronze prize.
Results for the John Copas Prize in Statistics 2017/2018 (sponsored by the Faculty of Science)
Awarded for the best PhD thesis eligible for the Departmental Completion Award
Awarded in recognition of a Highly Commended Thesis
Rodrigo Abrunhosa Collazo, Nick Tawn
For further details see https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/studentprizes/johncopasprize1718