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Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Statistics! 

We would like to wish you a warm welcome to the Department of Statistics! Welcome to LSE and congratulations on achieving a place here!

Please familiarise yourself with the information below for the first few weeks of Michealmas term. Listed below are all the Department of Statistics welcome events you will need to attend. Welcome is your opportunity to make friends and learn more about studying at LSE and living in London. You will be invited to attend a number of events throughout Welcome, some of which are optional and others compulsory. There are additional School events you will also have to attend. 

Please note: event information may be subject to change. We will keep this page updated with the latest information.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact statistics@lse.ac.uk.

BSc Actuarial Science 

Event

When

Where

 

LSE School Welcome Presentation

 

Monday 23rd September 2019 - 

10:00 to 11:30

 

Peacock Theatre

 

School Registration

 

Monday 23rd September 2019

12.45 to 1.30

 

Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

BSc Actuarial Science Ice Breakers

 

Tuesday 24th September

10:00 to 11:30

 

 

LSE LIFE Workshop 4

 

UG Statistics student social event

 

Tuesday 24th September

17:00 to 20:00 

 

Ground floor of the Garrick café

 

BSc Actuarial Science Programme Induction

 

Wednesday 25th September

10:00 to 11:30

 

CLM 4.02


Free Statistics River Cruise (all new students) 

 

Friday 4th October

18:00 to 21:00

 

Temple Pier

BSc Mathematics, Statistics and Business 

Event

When

Where

 

LSE School Welcome Presentation

 

 

Monday 23rd September 2019

10:00 - 11.30

 

Peacock Theatre

 

School Registration

 

 

Tuesday 24th September 2019 

4:00 - 4:30 

 

Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

BSc MSB Ice Breakers

 

Tuesday 24th September

14:00 to 15:30

LSE LIFE Workshop 4

 

UG Statistics student social event

 

 Tuesday 24th September

17:00 to 20:00

Ground floor of the Garrick café


BSc MSB Programme Induction

 

Wednedsay 25th September

11:30am to 13:00

PAR 1.02

 

Free Statistics River Cruise (all new students) 

 

Friday 4th October

18:00 to 21:00

 

Temple Pier

MSc Data Science 

Event

When

Where

LSE School Welcome Presentation

Tuesday 24th September, 10.00 to 11.30am

Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street

School Registration

Wednesday 25th September, 10.45 to 11.15am

Ground Floor, Clement House

Department of Statistics Orientation Session (MSc Data Science students only)

Wednesday 25th September, 14.00 to 16.30

NAB 2.14, New Academic Building

Icebreaker Event (with MSc Statistics and Fudan Double Masters new students)

Thursday 26th September

11.30 – 13.00

LSE LIFE, Workspace 4, Lionel Robbins Building (Ground Floor)

Welcome Drinks (all new MSc students in the Department of Statistics)

Thursday 26th September 17.00 to 21.00

Kinta Alley, 32 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

Statistics River Cruise (all new students) 

 

Friday 4th October

18:00 to 21:00

Temple Pier 

MSc Quantitative Methods for Risk Management 

Event

When

Where

School Registration

Friday 6th September, 11.30 to 12.00

Student Services Centre, Old Building

Icebreaker Session (MSc QMRM Students Only)

Friday 6th September, 13.00 to 14.30

NAB 1.07, New Academic Building

Department of Statistics Orientation Session (MSc QMRM students only)

Friday 6th September, 15.30 to 17.00

NAB 1.07, New Academic Building

LSE School Welcome Presentation

Friday 13th  September, 14.30 to 16.00

Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street

MA400 Pre-Sessional Course

Monday 9th September to Friday 20th September

CLM 5.02

Welcome Drinks (all new MSc students in the Department of Statistics)

Thursday 26th September 17.00 to 21.00

Kinta Alley, 32 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

Statistics River Cruise (all new students) 

 

Friday 4th October 

18:00 to 21:00

Temple Pier 

MSc Statistics, MSc Financial Statistics and MSc Social Statistics

MSc Statistics, MSc Financial Statistics, MSc Social Statistics and LSE Fudan Double Masters

Event

When

Where

LSE School Welcome Presentation

Tuesday 24th September, 10.00 to 11.30

Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street

School Registration

Wednesday 25th September, 10.45 to 11.15am

Ground Floor, Clement House

Department of Statistics Orientation Session (MSc Statistics, MSc Financial Statistics and MSc Social Statistics students only)

Thursday 26th  September, 14.00 to 16.30

20 Kingsway, KSW.G.01

Icebreaker Event (with MSc Data Science new students)

Thursday 26th September

11.30 – 13.00

LSE LIFE, Workspace 4, Lionel Robbins Building (Ground Floor)

Welcome Drinks (all new MSc students in the Department of Statistics)

Thursday 26th September 17.00 to 21.00

Kinta Alley, 32 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

Statistics River Cruise (all new students) 

Friday 4th October

Temple Pier 

MPhil/PhD students 2019/20

 

Event

 

When

Where

 

School Registration

 

Wednesday 25th
September,
10.30 onwards

 

PhD Academy,
LRB 4.03,
Lionel Robins Building

 

Welcome Presentation

 

Wednesday 25th
September, 
14.00 to 15.00

 

PAN G.01,
Pankhurst House

 

Drinks Reception

Wednesday 25th
September, 
15.00 to 16.00

PhD Academy,
LRB 4.02,
Lionel Robins Building

 

Department Orientation Session followed by Lunch

 

Thursday 26th
September, 
11.00 to 14.00

 

COL 6.15,
Columbia House

Statistics River Cruise (all new students) 

 

Friday 4th October
18.00

 Temple Pier

 

This handy Welcome Guide has been complied to answer any questions you may have in your first few weeks at LSE. We hope you find it useful!

You are expected to be on campus during the Welcome period, but if for any reason you are delayed, please see the late arrivals webpage, which will be updated during Welcome Week.