The Department of English, University of Hyderabad is organizing a Virtual Workshop on Research Proposal Writing from October 26 to 31, 2020.
This National level online workshop intended for Masters’s level students of English literature (MA English literature) aims to acquaint participants with the nuances of research proposal writing. It will provide useful guidelines to draft research proposals (required while applying for a research program), and hands-on training in drafting a research proposal.
The University of Hyderabad is a public research university located in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. Founded in 1974, this mostly residential campus has more than 5,000 students and 400 faculty, from several disciplines. The Governor of the state of Telangana is ex-officio the Chief Rector of the University, while the President of India is the Visitor to the University. The university was established along the lines of the Six-Point Formula of 1973. The first Vice-Chancellor of the University was Banaras Hindu University organic chemist Gurbaksh Singh, from 1974 to 1979. Shri B D Jatti was the first chancellor of the University.
- A format will be provided and participants will be trained in specific aspects of a research proposal.
- The drafts will be read and feedback will be provided to the participants who submit them during the workshop and by email to those who submit later.
- An overview of primary and secondary sources, research methods and methodologies, and referencing would also be included, although this won’t be part of the training.
Who can Attend?
A maximum of 50-60 participants can be included. A group of ten participants will be trained in a day. The workshop is chiefly aimed at those who are pursuing their MA program currently, but those who recently completed their MA or are about to complete are also welcome.