Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics was established in the year 1948.

A high standard is maintained in the department when it comes to developing young minds. Efficiency in teaching couples with good moral conduct. The availability of the faculty to the students, even out of class hours is emphasized. The Department is also well equipped with new sophisticated devices for the betterment of the students in their learning process. The teachers are deputed to participate in orientation courses, refresher courses organized by universities, UGC, AIACHE etc.

The department caters to the overall development of the students through counselling sessions, various competitions, seminars, personality development programmes and special tuitions for weak students. Many students in the department are members of NSS and NCC and take part in camps and other social welfare programmes.


  1. B.Sc. Mathematics (CBCSS) Programme.

The department started in 1948 with its graduate course in Mathematics.The open course for B.Sc. Mathematics is Applicable Mathematics. The choice  based core course is Operations Research.

     2. M.Sc. Mathematics(CSS) Programme.

The post graduate course in the department began in the year 2016. The specialization of the PG programme is in Pure Mathematics.

Mathematics as a path to progress and as a base of existence.
  • Appreciate the usefulness, power and Beauty of Mathematics
  • Develop the Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes necessary to pursue further studies in Mathematics

Message from HOD

Mathematics and Statistics is one of the oldest as well as emerging subjects of the modern times. From time immemorial, these two subjects have been in diverse fields of medicine, economics, computer science, physics, chemistry, psychology, social sciences, etc. Thus, it has become of great significance in developing curious minds for Mathematics and Statistics.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of St. Teresa’s College has begun its journey in the year 1948. Over the last seven decades, we have grown in our expertise and competence in the curriculum. The Department has a total strength of 13 teachers of which 10 teachers are of Mathematics and 3 are of Statistics. The department has a library and computers for the use of students.
The Department hosts several national seminars. We also conduct various talks from eminent personalities on various subjects to develop a mathematical curiosity as well as to lead successful careers. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics also actively participates in the Teresian Rural Outreach Program (TROP) which has helped in creating eco-friendly classrooms as well as socially active students.

HOD, Department of Mathematics