Wednesday 22 June 2022

Invitation to Statistics Poster Competition 2022

Dear students,

The NUS Department of Statistics and Applied Probability is organising a yearly competition for pre-university students. The objective of the competition for pre-university students. The objective of the competition is to expose young people to concepts and methods used in statistics and data science.  

Participation is open to all students of secondary schools, polytechnics and junior colleges in Singapore.  

Submissions have to be in form of a poster, in which students attempt to answer a well-specified question by means of specific data set. Students may work individually or in teams. The maximum number of students per team is five. Students will work on their entries under their teachers' supervision.  Students are free to choose a topic of their interest and they are free to choose a data set related to that topic. They are also free to formulate the specific questions they would like to answer with that data set.  

If you are interested in signing up for the competition, please form groups of no more than 5 people and indicate your interest via this form.

More information on the competition can be found here:

The deadline for the registration is 1 July 2022 (Friday), 5 p.m.
More details will be given to you once you have registered.

For queries, please contact Mr Samuel Lee at