The department of statistics has been formally established in September 2015 in Govt. College Women University Sialkot. The Department has been offering BS program since spring September 2015.
Statistics are in demand in all sectors of society ranging from business to industry and society, to universities and research labs. As a statistician you can be involved in a pharmaceutical, the shaping of public policy in government, the planning of market strategy in business or the management of public portfolios in finance. Now statistics holds a central position in almost every field like Industry, Banking, Commerce, Politics, Trade, Agriculture, Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Botany, Psychology, Astronomy etc. So applications of statistics are very wide almost in every field. The importance of statistics in today’s research won’t and cannot be over emphasized as statistics is the bedrock of any research. Statistical methods and analyses are often used to communicate research findings and are considered as backbone of any research analysis. It is important for researchers and also consumers of research to understand statistics so that they can evaluate the credibility and usefulness of information, and make appropriate decisions.