Statistics Students' Group Activities
The statistics group (STATGROUP) is a very active association of students offering statistics at the university. The STATGROUP at the Department of Statistics is dynamic and is involved in many activities.
STATGROUP held the first Statistical Forum from 27 February to 1 March 2023. The forum was inaugurated by Dr. Talal Al-Hosni, the Dean, College of Science who was accompanied by the HoD, Department of Statistics.
The STAT Forum targeted students from universities, colleges and schools. They focused on introducing the basic concepts of data collection and analysis with participation of four statistical consulting companies: Data mining, Muscat statistical consulting, Bahthy platform and Alfikar statistical consulting.
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The STATGROUP with the help of the data mining company collected visitors' opinions about the forum and they received about 196 responses. They received positive feedback about the forum decorations and the valuable statistical information that they introduced and shared with the public. The availability of the statistical companies attracted visitors as well and broadened knowledge about statistics. The students also appeared on different news media.
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The students designed a short video about the history of the statistics and how it developed over the years. The video has been requested by one of the schools who visited the forum to be shared with their students. The video can be shared with the public through the college events screen, the departmental website and social media.
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