Conducting Research

Conducting Research / Pre-PhD Preparation Statistics (RP003)

The course prepares Students and Research scholars to apply theoretical knowledge into practice. It also aims to carry a research in a scientific and systematic manner.

Course Module

  • Basic Introduction
  • Selection of Research topic
  • How to write a research proposal (RP)
  • How to conduct literature review & develop conceptual framework
  • Research methodology & designing a questionnaire / instrument
  • Pilot study, validity and reliability
  • Data analysis / statistical analysis
  • How to interpret the results
  • Presentation of results and discussion
  • Sample Selection
  • How to conclude with recommendations and limitations
  • Referencing system & proof reading (using software)
  • Presentation / viva voce preparation
  • Real timing data collection experience
Benifits Of Course

  • Clear, Precise information about PhD research
  • Additional value for individuals opting studies abroad
  • Knowledge on future areas of research for starters
  • Easy understanding of How a Research should be
Who can participate?

Research scholars and Master graduate students of any stream are eligible to participate. Those who are currently registered, waiting for registration as well as who are in between 0-2 years of their PhD can enrol in this course.