National Workshop for Data Science in association with Datacamp, USA
Old Students Forum has conducted a two day National Workshop on DATA SCIENCE on Feb 7- 8, 2020. The workshop was conducted in association with Data Camp, USA. The Inauguration and CD release of different classes of Data Camp, which is an online platform for learning statistical software was done by Dr. P G Sankaran, Pro-Vice chancellor, CUSAT. International eminent figures in the field of Industrial Statistical sector such as Udo Wittman and Mr. Nicola Stalder presented their ideas to the participants. Many students across country registered for the programme out of which 50 students were screened for participation. The classes were carried out by the Alumini Members of the Department.
All Kerala Intercollege Statistical Quiz Competition
All Kerala Intercollege Statistics Quiz Competition Phase 1 was conducted successfully on 3 rd Feb 2020. More than 80 Colleges participated in the quiz competition conducted at 9 regional centres in and across Kerala and the winners for the phase 1 programme were called for the phase 2 programme.
Online Access for Statistical Softwares
Old Students Forum had initiated an attempt for online E learning programme for the students of our Department. This programme was collaborated with Data Camp, USA, which is one of the leading pioneer in the field of E-learning of Data Science and Statistics. This programme was for a duration of 6 months and we had got a free leicence for 60 students of our university. This programme along with its academic benefits also introduced the student to a new way on online teaching, which seemed to be more useful for the students in the present new situations.
Walk with Scholars programme along with Nirmala College, Muvattupuzha
A walk with scholars programme was conducted at Nirmala College, Moovatupuzha on 03rd March 2020. The programme highlighted the importance of research in the present era. It was an interaction series which was with M.Sc. students of Nirmala College. The programme was inaugurated by Dr. T M Jacob, Associate professor, who is also our alumini member. The programme was seemed to be useful for the students and the programme addressed the concern of master students who were aspiring for doing research.