The R User Group Nepal is focused to bring Nepalese R users to exchange knowledge, inspire new users, and grow the R community base for innovative research and commercial applications.
R is an open source programming language for statistical computing, data analysis, and visualization. R has millions of users worldwide, and its user base is growing.
R was originally developed as a statistics and visualization tool. But, today it’s being used for all types of applications in Data Science and business.
R is more popular in academia, in fields such as computational biology and applied statistics, it is gaining popularity in commercial areas such as quantitative finance and business intelligence.
Among R’s strengths as a language are its powerful built-in tools for inferential statistics, its compact modeling syntax, its data visualization capabilities, and its ease of connectivity with persistent data stores (from databases to flat files).
In addition, R’s open source with vast user-created packages (in Comprehensive R Archive Network). It allows us to keep up with the leading edge in research and applications.