• To enhance the quality of Research articles from the science deanery
• To create an awareness about how to write project proposals
• Awareness about various funding agencies
Dr. Subashini. P, Professor, Department of Computer Science, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore
Research colloquium is a programme organized by the department of Computer which is conducted once in every semester since 2011. This is the eleventh session of research colloquium. This session which is on- How to prepare a research proposal and which are the funding agencies and how to identify the quality of journals that we choose for publications
The first part of the session dealt with the W5H principles- Why, Who, What, Where, When and How to proceed with Projects. She presented the model of writing a project proposal including what all aspects to take care while preparing Budget
Second part of the session was information on the various funding agencies, and their probable-“Call for Proposal’ time.
The third part gave us insights on how to identify a journal is indexed by approved agencies or not. She mentioned the currentl7y accepted indices as – Scopus (Reuters), SCI (Elsevier) and Global Impact factors elaborately.
The session was very informative and inspiring. She also offered to assistance and support to faculty members in preparing of proposals and writing of quality research articles.