National Workshop on “Qualitative Research Methods”

Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB), New Delhi organized a National Workshop on “Qualitative Research Methods” On September 24th, 2016. The pan-India level workshop was held at FIIB ‘ Green Campus’ as a part of the institute’s focus to promote research in the community. The core idea of organizing the workshop was to expose the participating young scholars, researchers and faculty, to come across the basic concepts of Qualitative Research and its design. Prof. Vinay Kumar Srivastava, Head-Department of Anthropology, University of Delhi served as the Resource person for the workshop.

 Workshop on Qualitative Research

Workshop on Qualitative Research

The day long workshop was inaugurated by Dr. A.K.Sinha, Director, FIIB, New Delhi. Through his inaugural address, he spoke about the various initiatives at the institute that have helped the FIIB campus to become research oriented. Dr. Asheesh Pandey, Head- Research Committee, FIIB Delhi, in his talk described how a culture of research in academic institutions can contribute to the institution as well as nation building. He also focused his talk on the relevance of research in academics and how it leverages the intellectual acumen of the faculty and their students. Organizing team member Dr. A.K.Mohapatra introduced the Resource Person to the participants and Prof. T.S.Banerjee welcomed the Resource Person Prof. V.K. Srivastava by presenting a sapling.

The workshop started with a description of the relationship between Qualitative and Quantitative Research across disciplines and later continued on the Theoretical Frameworks, Research Design & Sampling, Qualitative Data Collection Methods and Analysis of Qualitative Data. The aim of the workshop reflected well with acclaimed professionals from academia, industry as well as young researchers submerging their thoughts in interactive discussion sessions that generated deep insights and food for thoughts.

The day ended with certificate distribution ceremony for the participants. Organizing team member Prof. Utkarsh distributed the certificates and Dr. Asheesh Pandey delivered the vote of thanks.

With these initiatives FIIB ensure that

Prof Tushar Shankar Banerjee

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