Consulting Unit
The Statistical Consulting Service offers a professional, statistical consultation service to postgraduate students and researchers at the University of Cape Town and other academic institutions, and to corporate and NGO clients.
Masters in Data Science
The Science Faculty at UCT offers an interdisciplinary degree in Data Science. Participating departments are Statistical Sciences, Computer Science, Astronomy, Physics, and the Bioinformatics unit (Health Sciences faculty). Students will learn the...
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Welcome to the Department of Statistical Sciences

The Department of Statistical Sciences at the University of Cape Town is committed to the development of the statistical sciences within and beyond the university. In its teaching, the department recognises that there are needs both to train professionals in the statistical sciences, and to provide quantitative and decision-making skills to students in other disciplines. In its research, the department seeks to maintain a balance between the development of theory and applications of that theory.