Islamabad—COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Department of Humanities and its discipline of International Relations (IR) Monday organized 3-day training workshop on Research Methodology: Methods and Tools.
On the inaugural day, Dr Syed Qandil Abbas, Assistant Professor and the resource person from Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) while addressing the participants of the workshop held that no nation could progress without focusing on research and innovation. He said quality research was essential and vital to human development all over the world.
He said the workshop would enhance capacity of participants in the field of research methodology and help them in pursuing their future research projects.
Aqeela Asif, Assistant Professor at CIIT and organizer of the event, highlighted various issues related to research and methodology which will be covered in the workshop. She said that such activities are necessary to equip students and researchers with tools to conduct quality research. She added that research is vital for the progress in every field of knowledge. Therefore, it is necessary for the researchers of every discipline to get acquainted with research methodologies. S.M Ali Zaidi, lecturer at CIIT, stressed the need and the importance of research for social change. He said that nations can develop only through adopting scientific approach to the issues.
Students of international relations and other disciplines participated in the workshop and showed their interest and appreciated the lecture and activates of the workshop.