Orientation on RMC and Research Provision
28th December, 2017
The orientation program initiated by Research Management Cell(RMC) with the objective of disseminating information regarding RMC, its activities, future plans, and provision for initiating research. The program was also intended to motivate faculties to research activities.
The program was initiated 20minute late with apology note by Mr. Achyut Raj Pyakurel on behalf of RMC. As per the schedule the program moved through the remarkable speech by Dr. Pawan Kumar Bhattarai, Principal of the College. He outlined the importance of research activities in present context. He also highlighted major initiatives in the fields of research, which are to be taken by universities in Nepal in coming days.
Similarly, the program moved on with the introduction of RMC executives. Mr. Achyut Raj Pyakurel highlighted the objective of forming RMC, its past activities and also future plan (long term and short term) that are going to be initiated. He also announced that RMC will be conducting a Research Proposal Development Workshop very soon.
Further the program was continued by Mr. Rabindra Adhikari, head of RMC, with the information regarding research provision of RMC and Pokhara university research center (PURC). He highlighted major provision of receiving funds from RMC for their research. Similarly he also briefed about the provision of PURC, UGC, NAST and other funding sources. In the session he disseminate the information on how a research can attract fund from PURC, and how our research can be supported by PURC.
The program was further continued by Mr. Manish Man Shrestha with his informative presentation regarding “How to initiate a research”. He briefed about research types, initiating research idea, and systematic procedure of developing research proposal.
There was a short experience sharing session. In the session Mr. Shiva Prasad Neupane and Mr. Prakash Gautam shared their experiences regarding their research activities. Mr. Neupane share his learning experiences as well as the research experience during 20 years of his academic career. Similarly Mr. Gautam share his research work in Plasma energy. He also share information about present publication of his research work in various International Journal. Finally he also shared the information that one of his research project has been short listed by the Ministry of science and Technology for the research grant. We wish him all the best for further selection of his research project.
By the time we came to end of the program we exceed the scheduled duration by 7 minutes which was schedule from 8:00AM- 10:00 AM. Finally the program ended with short positive feedback-note from Mr. Bibek Ropakheti on behalf of participant.