Head of Department’s Welcome message
Good day and Welcome to the Statistics and Population Studies Department at the University of the Western Cape.
Our Department revolves around two
axes of teaching and research: Statistics and Population Studies, two
growing and important fields as data become more and more used
everywhere and every day for planning purposes, and understanding the
challenges of our modern societies: from stock markets to human
The Department offers a lively
environment for studying and researching in the areas of applied
statistics, computational finance and population studies. We offer
Under-Graduate programmes as well as Post-Graduate programmes up to PhD
We value the interaction with
students, and make sure that we happily come every day to share
knowledge through teaching, learning and researching.
Thanks very much for your visit on our
website, we look forward to answering any queries you might have on our
Department in general, and on our programmes in particular.
Prof. Nancy Stiegler