The Inauguration Ceremony of the Diploma in Applied Statistics (DAS) - 2017
The inauguration ceremony for the fourth intake of the Diploma in Applied Statistics – 2017 conducted by the Institute of Applied Statistics Sri Lanka (IASSL) was held on 5th February at the Seminar room of the IASSL office at the OPA building.
The IASSL is pleased note that this time there were 18 students and majority of them are either graduates or under graduates. The objective of this program is to provide basic statistical knowledge and data analysis skills for persons who engage in statistics related fields such as Data analysts, Managers, Policy makers, Researchers, Under-graduates/Graduates etc.
Dr. Gamini De Silva, The President of the IASSL, Mrs. Nimal Shanthi, Secretary of the IASSL, and Prof. T S G Peiris, Chairman of Academic Training Committee (ATC) welcomed the students and stressed the importance of academic qualification in statistics for professional development.