Complex Analysis research lab

We offer training opportunities on the development of new methodologies and the use of computational and statistical methods in understanding data, from research assistantships for undergraduate students to post-doctoral fellowships
Data is essential for decision making in all areas of society

Do you love making sense out of data?

Statistics lives at the core of scientific reasoning, discovery and development is the expertise that shapes public policy and business decisions
Data Science NEXUS

Bringing data to life

Promoting interdisciplinary research and collaboration, driving innovation through optimal decision-making, and training future data scientists
Statistical methods and thinking plays an important role in enhancing society

Statistics
is everywhere!

With the advent of large-scale computing, statistics is an essential component of social, natural, medical and physical sciences, along with business analytics

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your options

We offer undergraduate honours and major degrees, and joint honours programs in actuarial science, economics, mathematics and computer science
Get paid while you study!

Develop solid career connections - Co-op program

You will have an amazing opportunity to meet employers in a wide variety of fields in winnipeg and in national and international locations
We are one of the oldest and largest statistical programs in Canada

A well-recognized &
nationally accredited program

Our courses are accredited by the statistical society of canada, and count for credit towards the associate statistician (A.stat.) designation
Department of Statistics

Course and Program Changes

Various undergraduate course and program changes will be put in place for the Department of Statistics, effective at the beginning of the Fall 2020 academic term.

Science News & Events

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Nexus 2021 - Data Science Conference

Join the UM Faculty of Science and leading experts for a virtual Data Science Conference. Explore emerging trends and innovation...

 
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Winter/Summer Term Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline

May. 19, 2021 Winter/Summer Term Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline

 
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Nexus 2021 - Data Science Conference

Join the UM Faculty of Science and leading experts for a virtual Data Science Conference. Explore emerging trends and innovation...

 
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Nexus 2021 - Data Science Conference

Join the UM Faculty of Science and leading experts for a virtual Data Science Conference. Explore emerging trends and innovation...

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STATISTICS SEMINAR – Apr. 15

Join Dr. April Gislason, the Research Facilitator in Faculty of Science at the University of Manitoba for their talk on Thursday, April 15th about “NSERC Discovery Grants – Best Practices for Preparing a Strong Application”. ABSTRACT: The goal of this seminar is to provide information that will be helpful for both early career and established...

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Data Science Conference and Student Challenge Nexus 2021

The Faculty of Science is hosting a virtual Data Science Conference and Student Challenge, Nexus 2021, Bridging Academia and Industry, May 19-21,2021. The virtual conference will explore new and emerging trends in Digital Agriculture (May 19), Public Health (May 20), Transportation and Logistics, (May 21). Full-Conference Registration (three days) includes access to all keynote presentations and three additional presentations per day....

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STATISTICS SEMINAR – Apr. 8

Join our two invited speakers, Mr. Chenwei Bai and Mr. Zhiyong Jin for their talk on Thursday, April 8th. TALK 1 Time: 2:30pm on Thursday, April 8 Speaker: Mr. Chenwei Bai, Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba Title of the talk: Comparison of Forecasting Methods for Covid-19 Abstract: Covid-19 is a global challenge that requires research from all areas....

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Share the value of your degree!

Are you an entrepreneur that is interested in sharing your journey with graduate and undergraduate students? The Science to Business Winnipeg Chapter is looking for Faculty of Science alumni to be guest speakers for an upcoming event. Please contact s2bnwinnipeg [at] s2bn [dot] org for more information.

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The province has lowered the age eligibility for those able to receive their COVID-19 vaccine. Now everyone 24 years of age and older can make an appointment to get their shots at supersites and pop-up clinics. #VaccinesWork #VaccinesSaveLives #GetTheShot https://t.co/CBl5KeqKN2

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 days ago

The 2nd annual Changing the Culture conference is Friday, May 14. This event brings together mathematicians, mathematics educators + school teachers from all levels to work together towards narrowing the gap between mathematicians + teachers of mathematics https://t.co/YwAB6UBE5x

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 days ago

Today marks the beginning of National Nursing Week. Now, and especially during the pandemic, we're grateful for the never-ending dedication nurses have in Manitoba and beyond. #NationalNursingWeek #COVID19 #uManitoba

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 days ago

1 month ago (April 10th) Provincial officials announced: ⁃Cases in Wpg: 71 ⁃Last 7 days: 355 ⁃Test positivity: 5.2% Today: ⁃Cases in Wpg: 399 ⁃Last 7 days: 2,256 ⁃Test positivity: 13.8% 🏡 #StayHome  & #StaySafe 🏬 #SupportLocal Get your vaccine ASAP!

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 days ago

To finish off #FacultyFriday, we've got some words of advise from Prof Ross: "Take care of yourself and be kind. We’ll get through this." @StrataMRoss

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 6 days ago

Tomorrow’s the big day!! Will be you a #ScienceChaseChampion? Find out here: https://t.co/2H8JQ4e5IW

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 6 days ago

The Academic Learning Centre is hiring for a number of student positions starting Fall 2021. Go to UM Careers for more information and to apply: https://t.co/B9wuQ8uNTV Academic Learning Centre will provide supports and programming through Summer term.

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 6 days ago

Meet the keynote speaker for Day 3 (May 21) of the 2021 NEXUS Data Science Conference: David Stambrook, Director of Transport Canada! Learn more: https://t.co/ZIWt7GJtCQ Visit https://t.co/pXsXrR4vOQ to get your ticket now! . . . #umanitobasci #NEXUS2021 #datascienceconference

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

It's official: This year's #SciRen brings our Science Chase to you virtually! Join our special online edition on May 8th 2021 and solve #science challenges presented by our partners across the nation. #OdySci #STEAM Register for reminders here: https://t.co/5OmHm4FDgD

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

Check out "Nexus 2021: Data Science Conference" https://t.co/h4WE6jyPRS @Eventbrite

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

Reminder: The deadline for Winter Term Voluntary Withdrawal is March 31, a week from today. #umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

Carl Friedrich Gauss, who died #OnThisDay in 1855, was a mathematician and physicist who made significant contributions to many fields in mathematics and science. He is generally regarded as one of the greatest mathematicians of all time for his contributions.

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 months ago

‼️ATTN EDUCATORS‼️LTS U of M presents MATH MADNESS! Join us for a fun-filled week of mathematics between March 15-19. Choose from the following math workshops: Hole in Hand & Other Tricks👋👁, Fantastic Mathematics📐, or Get Twisted🔗! SPOTS ARE LIMITED!LINK IN BIO TO REGISTER‼️

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 months ago

Happy Monday. @umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 2 months ago

Happening next week! On February 25, join a talk about the usefulness of graph models in business by Dave Fulawka, Senior Director, Network Analytics and Development at Bison Transport, Inc. The talk will happen at 2:30 pm (CT), stay tuned for links to the event! #umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 months ago

Grad Students: Do you want to give people an insightful look at your groundbreaking research, and have a chance to win cash prizes? If yes, you do not want to miss this opportunity! 3MT - Deadline to apply: Jan. 21. https://t.co/ePrHKUHnbD

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 months ago

You: if you put root beer in a square glass you get beer Me, an intellectual: You get Absolut

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 5 months ago

#StayHome. Don’t go anywhere unless it is absolutely essential. This is what has to be done to bring these numbers down. #Covid19MB

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 5 months ago

Flu shots will be available from University Health Services to anyone on Nov. 30, 2020 from 8:45 - 3:45 in the University Centre, MPR 2nd floor. An appointment is required in advance to avoid crowding and to follow the Covid19 protocols. Please call 204-474-8411. @umanitoba

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 5 months ago

270 new cases of #Covid19MB have been identified as of 9:30 a.m. today. These cases are located in the following RHA's: Interlake-Eastern: 21 Northern: 16 Prairie Mountain: 8 Southern Health-Santé Sud: 106 Winnipeg: 119 Learn more at https://t.co/5tB1jfdpkR. https://t.co/IkunZJPaY8

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 5 months ago