The Department of Agricultural Statistics had been established in 1983 under the faculty of Agriculture. In 2001 the department of Computer Science merged to Agricultural Statistics, then its name changed into department of Statistics and Computer Science. The department of Statistics again separated from department of Computer Science in 2011 and it became under the faculty of Agricultural economics and rural development in 2013. The department of statistics offers different courses for the students of undergraduate, graduate and post graduate levels.


To provide proper-quality statistical services, contributing to Agricultural, Social and Economic developments of Bangladesh.


  • To enhance pertinent, reliable, adequate and timely statistics to facilitate research, discussion and planning for taking time based decision.
  • To ensure compilation and dissemination of statistics in accordance with scientific principles, professional ethics and international standards.
  • To provide students effective and convenient services.