Human Resource Development Center- Lovely professional University in Collaboration with School of Education, LPU organised, ‘Short Term Course on Research Methodology and Data Analysis’ w.e.f Jan 30 to Feb 04, 2023. The course received active participation of Faculty Members and Research Scholars across India. The course was instrumental in capacity building in Research Methodology, Fundamentals of Data Analysis using SPSS, Hypothesis Testing and Correlation & Regression Analysis.

Program convener Dr. Sunaina Ahuja, Professor and Dean and Head-Human Resource Development Center, Lovely Professional University in her welcome address shared LPU-HRDC’s vision w.r.t faculty development and assured that participants would be enriched with data analysis skills using SPSS and hands on practice on Hypothesis Testing and ANOVA-One Way and Two way, Correlation & Regression Analysis . “The Short Term Course is unique in terms of Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment methods,” she expressed.

Program convener Dr. Pavitar Prakash Singh, Professor and Dean, Head-School of Humanities, LPU in his inaugural address highlighted that the institutions of higher learning in India are facing crucial challenge in creating, nurturing, and maintaining the level of quality research. The need of the hour is to develop a sound methodological base of research among the budding educationists and researchers to cope up with future challenges.

The 6-day program was conducted by Professor Dr. Vijay Kumar Chechi, Professor and Deputy Dean and School of Education, LPU and Dr. Harish Mittu, Associate Professor, School of Education, LPU.

25%, Professor and Head-Deptt.of Faculty Development, Human Resource Development Center, LPU and Dr. Nimisha Beri, Professor and Head-Deptt. of Education, LPU, coordinated the Short Term Course maintaining great connect with the participants and Resource Panel.

Dr. Chechi deliberated on basics of Research Methodology and ANOVA-One Way and Two way. Dr. Harish Mittu focused on introduction to SPSS, hands on Practice on t-test, Correlation and Regression analysis.

The participants were appreciative of the resource persons’ expertise, teaching pedagogy and continuously maintained vibrancy and energy level throughout the program.

In the words of participants …… “Thank you to the entire LPU HRD team and mentor for such a wonderful session. An excellent and sessions on Data Analysis using SPSS. Let me say this is one of the best training I have ever attended” ……. Ms . Nandini

……… Once again thank you for this course. As usual, it has exceeded my expectations. The course was the right level for me despite being new to research.. ……. Ms. Lydia

Dr. Sunaina Ahuja, appreciated the contribution of Resource Team and Dr. Savita Gupta, Professor, Head-Deptt. of Faculty Development, Human Resource Development Center, LPU , Dr. Nimisha Beri, Professor and Head – Deptt. of Education, LPU and Ms. Sushma (HRDC) for organizing a meaningful Short Term Course, successful in meeting participants’ expectations.