A Series of Workshops on Research Methodology

The each workshop is targeted at practitioners and young academics those who are fond of advancing their knowledge on research. Participants will basically learn how to develop an effective research proposal for PhD, how to write a successful research grant proposal, ways for developing productive research collaborations, how to get started with the SAS, and how to use Linear and Non-linear regression in data analysis. Workshops are highly interactive in nature and, further, depending on the requirements, participants are provided the necessary sample datasets to work with.


Moreover, the programme schedule is stated below.

TopicResource PersonDate/Time
How to write a research proposal for PhD Prof. P.A.P. Samantha Kumara and A.B. Sirisena- Faculty of Management and Finance

22nd February 2017

9.00 A.M. to 12 Noon

Writing a Proposal for Research Grants Prof. P.M.C. De Silva- Faculty of Science

08th March 2017

9.00 A.M. to 12 Noon

Finding, Establishing and Maintaining Productive Research Collaborations Prof. Mangala De Zoysa- Faculty of Agriculture

15th March 2017

9.00 A.M. to 11 A.M

Using SAS in analysing data Prof. K.L. Wasantha Kumara-Faculty of Agriculture

10th March 2017

9.00 A.M. to 12 Noon

Linear Regression and Non-linear Regression in data analysis using GRETL Mr. K.A. Nishantha- Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

23rd February 2017

9.00 A.M. to 12 Noon

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Awareness Program  

15th March 2017

11.00 A.M. to 12 Noon

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