Prof. Peter I. Uche first attended the College of the Immaculate Conception (CIC), Enugu where he obtained School Certificate and later King’s College, Lagos where he obtained the Higher School Certificate. He attended University of Nigeria where he obtained B.Sc. (First Class Hons) and later proceeded to University of Sheffield, United Kingdom where he obtained M.Sc. and Ph.D degrees all in Statistics in 1973 and 1975 respectively. Prof. Uche joined University of Nigeria in 1971 as a Junior Fellow and rose to the rank of Professor in 1989.