Welcome to the SSC


The Statistical Services Centre (SSC) of the University of Reading provides consultancy and training in statistics and data management to a broad client base in the UK, Europe and in developing countries. Our clients include industry, government, international organisations and the academic world.

Our aim is to make statistics accessible and effective as a tool to solve practical problems. We strive to find cost-effective solutions for the needs of our clients based on sound statistical knowledge. The SSC works towards:

  • Providing professional consultancy and training services to a wide community of users statistics
  • Keeping abreast of modern developments in statistics and turning them into practical tools that can be used by our clients
  • Enabling our clients to take advantage of best practice in the use of statistical methods.

The Statistical Services Centre (SSC) was established in 1983 as a not-for-profit self-financing body, and is currently part of the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of Reading.

Last updated: 11 August, 2014