Seven day Offline “Research Methodology Course
for Ph.D. Research Scholars in Social Sciences
Indian Council of Social Science Research
Southern Regional Centre


Notification :

The Applications are called for the Seven Day Offline “Research Methodology Course for Ph.D. Research Scholars in Social Sciences” being organised by ICSSR-Southern Regional Centre at Mini Conference Hall, ICSSR-SRC Guest House, Osmania University Campus, Hyderabad, Telangana from 6th to 13th December, 2021. The last date for the submission of duly filled in online application form is 7th November, 2021. The candidates who are interested to participate may fill the form online by visiting our Website i.e., www.icssr-src.org.



Guide Lines :

Eligibility:
1. Ph.D. Research Scholars of Social Sciences disciplines from Universities/Institutions belonging to Southern Region i.e., (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamilnadu, Telangana and Union Territories of Lakshadweep and Pondicherry) are eligible to apply for this workshop.

2. The Research Scholar who is registered for their Ph.D. from the Academic Year 2017-18 onwards and those who have completed Course work examination / Part I are eligible to apply for this workshop. The Applicants are supposed to enclose Course completion/Part I memo issued by competent authority along with application.

3. Those who have undergone similar training course earlier are not eligible to apply again.

Broad Topics to be covered in the workshop:

* Overview on Social Science Research
* Structure of Academic Writing
* Searching and Researching Google Subscribed and Open Resources Data Sources
Use of Social Media for Research
* Citation Styles - APA, Chicago, Havard Bluebook
* Reference Management Softwares - Mendeley / Zotero
* How to write Journal Articles and Publish
* Plagiarism and Anti-Plagiarism Software - Turnitin
* Research Clinic
* Data Collection and Sampling
* Statistical Tools and Techniques used in Social Science Research
* Common Errors in Writing
Note:

1. A total of 40 Ph.D. Research Scholars (25 Outstation and 15 Local) would be selected from the States and Union Territories in Southern Region namely i.e., Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Union Territories of Lakshadweep and Pondicherry on first cum and first serve basis.

2. The aspects like representation of different Social Science Disciplines, Social Background, Gender, etc. shall also be taken into consideration while selecting the Candidates.

3. The last date for submission of online application form is 7th November, 2021.

4. The applicants need to fill the online application by following the link on our website www.icssr-src.org. The applicants also need to upload the scanned copy of the following documents (i) Ph.D. admission Certificate, (ii) Ph.D. Part-1/Course Work completion Certificate, (iii) Category Certificate, (iv) Disability Certificate (if applicable) in a single PDF file duly merging the above mentioned documents and save it in the applicant’s name and shall be uploaded in the Google Form.

5. The Selected Outstation candidates will be provided with free accommodation and food during the workshop period. The Outstation participants will be reimbursed with the Sleeper Class Train (No Tatkal) fares/ Non A.C Bus fares (Govt.) in shortest routes. However, the fellowship holders are not entitled to avail TA reimbursement. The TA will be reimbursed on submission of original tickets.

6. Attendance for all the sessions throughout the workshop period is compulsory failing which the certificate may not be issued.

7. The Selected Candidates are required to bring their own personal laptop for the purpose of Hands-on-Experience on PSPP software.


Use the following link for Registration:


https://https://forms.gle/YeDWuRYnDLYX6JsGA


Further assistance you can contact us:

ICSSR Office: 040-27098756 / 27091524,
Mr. S. Srinivas, +91 9030966205
For any queries you can also email us at srcicssrprograms@gmail.com
Last date for Receipt of duly filled in online Application is

7th November, 2021.

















The Honorary Director
Indian Council of Social Science Research
Southern Regional Centre
Osmania University, Hyderabad – 500 007