Research Methodology & Data Analysis

About The Workshop

Creation and dissemination of knowledge through research is one of the core functions of the higher learning institutions. Quality of manpower is the most important factor for producing good quality researchers. Training in Research Methodology is a vital component of overall faculty development and is very essential for the faculty in their career. They require an update of latest research methods and techniques of data analysis as they embark on the journey of producing quality research at various stages of their career. With the advent of a variety of software packages, it is now easy to run otherwise laborious tests,provided one has proper understanding of the technique and a skill of running it using an appropriate software tool.


To keep pace with the recent advancement in any discipline, one has to be well versed with the latest developments in research methodology. Keeping in view the importance of research methodology, this 07 days Workshop on “Research Methodology & Data Analysis (RMDA 2018)” aims to explore the basic dimensions of research. The workshop is designed to offer the participants with hands-on approach to conduct research. On completion of the workshop, participants are likely to have developed the skills to review the literature, develop hypotheses, frame research design, identify sampling techniques and comprehend the role and relevance of the tools for data collection and analysis. The seven-day workshop will expose the participants to a brief theoretical as well as practical input. The participants are expected to bring their research problem & data if they have to work on during the workshop and at the end, they would perform data analysis independently.



♦  Introduction to Research Methodology.

♦  Research Questions, Objectives, Hypotheses

♦  Hypothesis Testing Procedure

♦  Measurement and Scaling

♦  Questionnaire Design

♦  Sampling Design

♦  Issues in Data Collection

♦  Descriptive Statistics

♦  Cross-Tabulation & Chi Square Test

♦  One Sample & Two Sample t-tests

♦  Correlation

♦  Regression


♦  Factor Analysis

♦  Discriminant Analysis

♦  Cluster Analysis

♦  Conjoint Analysis

♦  Hands-on Training on SPSS

♦  Mastering the Offline Data Management Techniques

♦  Social Media Analytics

♦  Analysing the Social Data

♦  New Trends in Research







HoD, School of Retail Management & Coordinator (RMDA-2018)

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