Faculty Faculty of Physical Science
Dean Prof. K. Gangadhara Rao
College University College of Science
Established Year 13.11.1980
Head of the Department Prof. BH.Satyanarana
Telephone No. 0863-2346418
Ph.D awards 72
MPhil awards 98
Courses Offered PG Level : M.Sc. Statistics - 2 year program, Sanctioned Intake : Course : 40 Research Level : M.Phil. in Statistics (Full Time & Part-Time) Ph.D. in Statistics (Full Time & Part-Time) Faculty Strength: 01 Tech. Asst. and 02 Guest Faculty members
Sanctioned Intake Course 1: 25, Course 2: 20


The Department of Statistics - Acharya Nagarjuna University established with the objective of promoting research and higher learning in the discipline of Statistics has completed 42 years of its existence on the university campus as on November 2022. The department has acquired due recognition with respect to a number of quantified parameters as detailed below. Special appreciating grants received: 5 Recognitions 1994 -1999 : COSIST-UGC 2002-2007 : DST-FIST 2008-2013 : Non-SAP-UGC 2010-2015 : SAP-DRS I-UGC 2016-2021 : SAP-DRS II-UGC (sanctioned) Conferences/Seminars/Workshops /Organized: 20+1=21 ? National Conferences: 03 ? National Seminars / Workshops: 10 ? State Level Conferences: 03 ? University Level Seminars / Workshops : 03 ? International Conferences: 01 ? Refresher Course : 01 The Department has undertaken 16 projects funded by UGC, CSIR, DST, etc., by faculty Department Library Collection: 675 titles, including a few volumes of Journals. ? STRENGTHS: The founders of the department have practiced and trained all the members of the department to take up any assignment with team spirit and team involvement. The skills of the staff in distributing any joint activity are mutually complementary and exhaustive leading their union to completeness for the whole work. The department strongly believes in 'Working Joyfully' rather than working hard, for complete involvement be in teaching, research guidance, research publication or any extra curricular activity. The department pioneered computer education on the campus & made research a continuous habituated process of academic routine. The recognitions received by the department by UGC, CSIR, DST, A.P. Academy of Sciences etc. are the bi - products of continuous collective ongoing academic activity and its consistent performance.

Particulars of Teaching staff

Name of the teacher Designation Qualification
Prof. A. Vasudeva Rao Professor M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D
Prof. G.V.S.R. Anjaneyulu Professor M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D
Dr. U. Ramkiran Technical Assistant (Contract) M.Sc., (Ph.D.)
Dr. O.V. Raja Sekharam Guest Faculty M.Sc., Ph.D.
Dr. Syed Jilani Guest Faculty M.Sc., Ph.D.

Details of MOU

University /Institute/Industry MOU entered
Date of signing of MOU
Purpose of MOU
Eastern Africa Statistical Training Centre (EASTC), Tanzania
June, 2005
Academic and research collaboration
C. R. Rao AIMSCS, University of Hyderabad
October, 2016
For Academic and Research Collaboration
Dr. Bhanu Prasad Gadde, USA(Invited Talks)
July, 2022
For Academic and Research Collaboration
Research Activities    
Statistical Inference Reliability Statistical Quality Control Design and Analysis of Experiments Operations Research Queueing Theory Regression Analysis Pattern Recognition Data Mining Directional Data Analysis Image Analysis Actuarial Statistics Quality Improvement Techniques R - Programming.
Academic Achievements    
? Received State Best University Teacher Award from the Government of Andhra Pradesh on 5th September - 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018. ? Nominated to some reputed statistical organizations. ? Research Publications in National & International journals: 950 (approximately) ? Research Scholars pursuing on rolls M.Phil. (FT/PT) : Nil ? Research Scholars pursuing on rolls Ph.D. (FT/PT) : 22 ? The 01 Student selected for Fellowship award for the year 2020-21 under the scheme "National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students" ? Sri A.V. Satyanarayana Memorial Gold Medal, ? Sri V.L. Narasimham Gold Medal, ? CR and Bhargavi Rao Rs. 3 lakhs Gold Medal to our P.G. Students (for best outgoing student) (contributed by Prof. C. R. Rao, Professor of Statistics, University of Buffalo, U.S.A.) Some Potential Areas of Employment: i. Teaching in traditional/professional colleges ii. Industries (Quality & Reliability) iii. Software Testing (Quality & Reliability) iv. Insurance Sector (Actuarial Statistics) v. Statistical Data Analysis vi. Reserve Bank of India (Econometrics) vii. Research Institutes (Data Analyst) viii. National Sample Survey Organization ix. Central Statistical Organization x. A.P. Directorate of Economics & Statistics xi. Indian Statistical Service (UPSC) xii. Indian Air-Force xiii. Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI) xiv. Banking Sector Achievements and Accomplishments of the Student: Received “ATI VISHISTA SEVA” Medal by the Hon’ble President of India by Our Department Student of M.Sc. Statistics (1983-1985 batch) Air Vice Marshal Sri. J. Rajendra AVSM VSM – New Delhi, Indian Air Force, Government of India on 26th January, 2021


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