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New Arrivals 2018/2019

A big 'hello' from the Department of Statistics!

Statistics is all about getting data and analysing it and using it to answer questions about the world be that in terms of Economics, Finance or public opinions. The applications are numerous

 

Firstly, welcome to LSE and congratulations on achieving your place here!

Listed on this page are all the Department of Statistics welcome events you will need to attend. Please 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.

Welcome is your opportunity to make friends, learn more about studying at LSE and living in London. You will be invited to attend a number of events throughout Welcome Week – some of which are optional and others compulsory. 

 Please see below for the Department's activities during Welcome

Department Events for New Undergraduate Students 2018/2019

BSc Actuarial Science

Wednesday 26th September – Programme orientation, Time: 9.30am,  Room: CLM 6.02 (compulsory)

Wednesday 26th September – Student Ice breakers, Time: 11.30am, Room: LSE LIFE Workshop 4 (compulsory)

Wednesday 26th September – Student Social Occasion, Time: 6pm onwards, Venue: Salsa Bar Temple (recommended)

Thursday 4th October –All new Statistics students River cruise 6pm from Temple Pier. (recommended) more information is available Here

BSc Mathematics, Statistics & Business

Wednesday 26th September – Programme orientation, Time: 10am,  Room: NAB 1.15 (compulsory)

Wednesday 26th September – Student Ice breakers, Time: 2.30pm, Room: LSE LIFE Workshop 4 (compulsory)

Wednesday 26th September – Student Social Occasion, Time: 6pm onwards, Venue: Salsa Bar Temple (recommended)

Thursday 4th October – All new Statistics students River cruise 6pm from Temple Pier. (recommended) More information is available Here

Department Events for new MSc Students 2018/19

MSc Quantitative Methods for Risk Management 

Friday 7th September - Registration, Time: 11:30-12:00pm Room: Hong Kong Theatre

Friday 7th September - Ice Breaker Session for New MSc QMRM Students, Time: 1:30-3:00pm, Room: LSE Life Ground floor, Lionel Robbins Building (LSE Library) (compulsory)  

Tuesday 25th September - LSE Welcome Presentation Time: 10:00-11:30am, Room: Peacock Theatre 

Monday 10th September - Programme Orientation for new QMRM students, Time: 4:30-7:30pm, Room: Par 2.03, Parish Hall (compulsory)

Thursday 27th September - Welcome Drinks Reception for all new MSc Students in the Department of Statistics Time:5pm, Room: Downstairs at the LSE Garrick (recommended)

Thursday 4th October - River Cruise for all new students in the Department of Statistics,Time: 6pm (recommended)  

MSc Data Science

Tuesday 25th September - LSE Welcome Presentation, Time:10.00-11:30am, Room: Peacock Theatre (compulsory) 

Wednesday 26th September - Registration, Time: 10:15am-10:30am, Room: Clement House (compulsory) 

Wednesday 26th September - Programme Orientation Session for New MSc Data Science Students, Time: 2pm- 4:30pm, Room: NAB 2.14 New Academic Building (compulsory) 

Thursday 27th September - Icebreaker Event (with MSc Statistics new students), Time: 11:30-1pm, Room: LSE Life Ground Floor Lionel Robins Building (LSE Library) (compulsory) 

Thursday 27th September - Welcome Drinks Reception for all new MSc Students in the Department of Statistics, Time: 5pm onwards, Room: Downstairs at the LSE Garrick (recommended) 

Thursday 4th October - River Cruise for all new students in the Department of Statistics, Time: 6pm (recommended)  

MSc Statistics, MSc Financial Statistics and MSc Social Statistics 

Tuesday 25th September - LSE Welcome Presentation Time: 10am-11:30am, Room: Peacock Theatre (compulsory) 

Wednesday 26th September - Registration, Time 10:15-10:45am, Room: Clement House (compulsory) 

Thursday 27th September - Icebreaker Event (with MSc Data Science new students) Time: 11:30am -1pm, Room: LSE Life Ground Floor Library (compulsory) 

Thursday 27th September - Programme Orientation Session for MSc Statistics, Financial Statistics and Social Statistics students, Time: 2pm-4:30pm, Room: 32l.G.03 (compulsory) 

Thursday 27th September - Welcome Drinks Reception for all new MSc students in the Department of Statistics, Time: 5pm, Downstairs at the LSE Garrick (recommended) 

Thursday 4th October - River Cruise for all new students in the Department of Statistics, Time: 6pm (recommended)

Department Events for new MPhil/PhD Students 2018/19

Wednesday 26 September - Registration, 10:30am - 3:30pm, Room: LRB 4.03 (PhD Academy) (compulsory) 

Wednesday 26 September - Welcome Talk,
Time: 2pm, Room: TW1 G.01 (compulsory) 
followed by a drinks reception in the PhD Academy, LRB 4.02

Thursday 27 September - Programme Orientation Session, Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm,
Room: COL 6.15 (compulsory) followed by Lunch

Thursday 4th October - Intercultural Awareness Session, Time: 2-3.30pm (Lunch from 1.30pm), Room: COL 6.15 (recommended)

Thursday 4th October - River Cruise for all new students in the Department of Statistics,
Time: 6pm (recommended)

 


This handy Welcome Week 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 Welcome Week, but if for any reason you are delayed, please see the late arrivals webpage, which will be updated during Welcome Week.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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