The Statistics and Data Science Center is an MIT-wide focal point for advancing research and education programs related to statistics and data science. The Center was created in 2015 with the goal of formalizing and consolidating efforts in statistics at MIT. The Center’s academic mission is to host and develop new academic programs, from a minor to a PhD in statistics and data science.



MIT News Office | July 15, 2019

Ankur Moitra granted tenure

Moitra is a core SDSC Faculty member and Associate Professor of Mathematics. His research ranges from statistical inference to optimization and a...

MIT News Office | July 09, 2019

Machine learning for everyone

A new EECS course on applications of machine learning teaches students from a variety of disciplines about one of today’s hottest topics.

IDSS Communications Office | July 03, 2019

IDSS hosts inaugural Learning for Dynamics and Control conference

L4DC explored an emerging scientific area at the intersection of real-time physical data, machine learning, control theory, and optimization.