The Institute of Statistics, Biostatistics and Actuarial Sciences (ISBA) of the Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain) is a research centre of high international reputation.

ISBA collaborates with the teaching unit Louvain School of Statistics, Biostatistics and Actuarial Sciences (LSBA) and the technological platform Statistical Methodology and Computing Support (SMCS).

Together with the

  • Center for Operational Research and Econometrics (CORE),
  • Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES),
  • Statistical Methodology and Computing Support (SMCS),
  •  Louvain Finance (LFIN),

ISBA forms the Louvain Institute of Data Analysis and Modeling in economics and statistics (LIDAM) - where researchers develop and use a coherent set of tools and methods for quantitative modeling and analysis in their various fields of expertise.