ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

The Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID)

Ten-Day Training Programme on

Research Methodology in Social Sciences

for M.Phil./Ph.D. Scholars

13th to 23rd April 2020

The Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID), New Delhi, is organising a Ten-day Training Programme on Research Methodology in Social Science for M.Phil./Ph.D. Scholars of Indian Universities, colleges and academic institutions from 13th -23rd April 2020. The programme is sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi.

The objective of the programme is to provide in-depth coverage of various aspects of research methodology including research design, quantitative and qualitative methods, data preparation, empirical analysis, academic writing and interpretation. The programme seeks to i) discuss conceptual issues on emerging areas of social science research; ii) improve skills and the ability to undertake research on those issues using appropriate datasets, statistical tools and methods and estimation procedures; and iii) discuss the nature of research dissemination. The 10-day long methodology programme will consist of lectures by eminent academicians, group discussions besides hands-on experience with datasets using statistical techniques.

The target group of the programme is young social science researchers who are enrolled for M.Phil./Ph.D. in a UGC recognized university/deemed university/colleges/institutes of national importance and ICSSR Research Institutes. A batch of 25-30 participants will be selected on an all-India basis from various disciplines of social sciences. Outstation participants will be provided free boarding and lodging facility in the ISID campus hostel on a twin-sharing basis. To and fro 3-Tier AC express train fare by shortest route will be reimbursed to the selected candidates from the place of study.

Interested candidates may kindly apply using the proforma available at http://isid.org.in/event/research-methodology-course-2020 on or before March 20, 2020. Applicants are required to submit their academic CV, a short write-up of about 500 words on their area of research interest and a forwarding letter from the Department/College/Institutions. Selected candidates will be informed by March 23, 2020. For further query, email: rmcisid@gmail.com.

 

 

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