UNIVERSITY OF KARACHI
The world is becoming more and more Quantitative. Many Professionals depend on Numerical Measurements to make decision in the face of uncertainty. Statisticians use Quantitative Abilities, Statistical Knowledge & Communication Skills to work on many Challenging Problems.
The Post Graduate Diploma in Statistics is a Prime Programme of the Department of Statistics. The Classes of PGD in Statistics are held in the Afternoon (03:00 to 05:30 pm). PGD helps to qualify B.Sc/B.A./B.Com Students for Admission in Computer Science (MCS) and M.Sc/M.A. Statistics.
JOB ORIENTATION IN EDUCATION
A Person who holds the Degree of B.A/B.Com/B.Sc/ B.E./ M.B.B.S. or any other equivalent Bachelors Degree with at least 2nd Division from Recognized Institution and has NOT studied STATISTICS as a subject, is Eligible for Admission to PGD in Statistics. Admissions are granted on Merit of Pre-Requisite Examinations.
The PGD Program teaches the Fundamentals of Statistics, that is the ability to describe Data Samples and draw Inferences about the Populations from which they are drawn. It should also sharpen Individual Intuition about how to read Data, interpret Data and judge others’ Claim about Data.
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
The Programme which is spread over Two Semesters is specifically for those Students who are either already in service and require Knowledge of Statistics to do their Job in an Efficient manner and for those who want to study Advanced Courses in Statistics as an Additional Qualification which would be used in Research. This Programme is useful for Psychologists, Sociologists, Social Workers, Econometricians, Biologists, Medical Graduates, Chemistry, Accounts & Commerce Graduates etc
On Job Workers in various Organizations of Statistics and at Statistical Cells of R&D Organizations find Training in PGD in Statistics as beneficial on their Job Work.
Highly Qualified and Experienced Teachers are entrusted the Teaching in PGD in Statistics.
LIBRARY AND LABORATORY
The Department of Statistics has most suitable Collection of Latest Books on Statistics. A Well Equipped Computer Laboratory with Latest Computers is available for conducting Practicals and developing Computer Software.
Application Forms for Admission are available from the Department of Statistics on Payment of Rs 500/-.
• Issuance/Submission of Admission Forms: December 21, 2015 to January 05, 2016
• Provisional Merit List (to be pasted on Department Notice Board) January 08, 2016
• Submission of Fee January 11, 2016 to January 22, 2016
For further information, please contact: Chairman, Deptt of Statistics Tel: (021) 9926 1300-07 Ext 2298 REGISTRAR