FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (FDP)
FDP 1: A three day workshop on Research Methodology was organized with Prof. N Vivek of PSG Institute of Management as the resource person from 2-4 July, 2008 at SIM. The workshop gave an orientation on research methodology and the application of SPSS in research.
FDP 2: The second Faculty Development Programme organized by Saintgits Institute of Management on publishing was titled as 'Publishing in International Journals'. The FDP was conducted on 3rd January 2009 at Hotel Presidency, Cochin. The resource person was Prof. (Dr.) Om Prakash Gupta, Professor, Prairie View A & M University, USA. The topics covered were- formulating a publication strategy, publication process, significance on abstract and introduction sections , importance of literature, reference styles, various types of journals, classification, reputation, etc. and do's and don'ts of writing academic papers. Twenty seven faculty members from various institutions participated in this programme.
FDP 3: A two day workshop on Statistical tools and Research Techniques was conducted at Saintgits Institute of Management on 19th and 20th, October, 2012. Dr.N.Vivek, Professor, PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore , handled the sessions.
Workshop participants at SIM