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

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

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


Winter Term Final Exam period

Apr. 19, 2021 - May. 1, 2021 Winter Term Final Exam period


Winter/Summer Term Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline

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



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...


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....



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....


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.


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

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 weeks 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 1 month 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 1 month ago

Happy Monday. @umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month 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 1 month 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.

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

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Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 4 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 4 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

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

How statistics is applied during a pandemic. Data gathered by @umanitoba Science Co-op student Margot Henry relating to COVID and hospitalizations is being used to drive public health action.

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

Assistant/Associate Professor in Statistics | Statistical Society of Canada

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 5 months ago

Winnipeg is moving quickly to close city-run facilities after the province announced stricter COVID-19 restrictions for the city and surrounding area starting Monday.

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

Since October 21st, we’ve announced 15 deaths and 1,043 new cases of #Covid19MB. Many of these cases are linked to social gatherings in larger groups. I urge Manitobans to reduce the number of contacts you have. Don’t socialize in groups or with people outside your household.

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

Please join us in observing Orange Shirt Day on Wednesday, September 30. This day commemorates survivors of the hardships caused by Indian Residential Schools. By wearing an orange shirt, you honour the children whose lives were forever changed.

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

Monday, September 28 | One thing is for certain; life is in a constant state of change. If you resist it, you will struggle. If you embrace and welcome the changing tides you will be in perfect harmony and union with the flow.

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

The choices you make today impacts everyone in your life - including family, friends and members of your community. If you do visit and socialize with others, avoid closed-in crowded spaces and consider getting together outdoors as much as possible. #Covid19MB

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

Winnipeg Data Science Meet-Up is back (online)! It will be hosted on September 22nd 2020, ill be going, so hope to see you there! #Meetup via @Meetup

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 7 months ago

Reminder: UM students will be without email access from today @ 4:30 pm to Monday, August 24 at 8:30 am.  Aurora Waitlist notifications will be paused during this outage.

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 7 months ago

Want to learn how a computer can identify the image of a specific human face? Take this project course! 📚 The Faculty of Science is announcing a Science elective course for Fall 2020: SCI 2000 Image Processing Theory and Applications.💻 Learn more at:

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 8 months ago