The process for final selection of the research proposals involves at 3 stages. In the first stage, research proposals received in response to this invitation will be scrutinized for the verification of attached documents. In second stage, the research proposal will be scrutinized and short-listed by the experts of respective subjects as per the guidelines. In the last stage, final selection of the projects will be done after evaluation of the expert committee, where investigators are required to make a presentation of 8 min. and clarify the points raised by the committee members.
The BCUD research proposal submission process is online. Principal Investigator has to use username and password provided by Savitribai Phule Pune University through respective colleges/ departments and recognized institutes. Principal Investigator should ensure to submit hard copy of Part-A (Bio-data), Part-B (Budget and Research Proposal), Part-C (Declaration) of the research project generated through online submission to the OSD/BCUD office, Savitribai Phule Pune University.
Eligibility conditions: The eligibility conditions for Principal investigator and co-investigator for the submission of research proposal under University Research grant scheme are as given below:
Savitribai Phule Pune University has been taken path breaking initiative by sanctioning about three thousand research projects to the University and College teachers since year 2006. The purpose of such an endeavor is to inculcate research environment at college level and helps University level teachers to meet their specific needs. BCUD has decided to organize faculty-wise regional research conference entitle 'INNOVATION' at various centers in order to facilitate the interaction among these teachers, evaluate the research work done by the teachers and provide guidance in respective disciplines. All the teachers working on research Projects under 'University Research Grant Scheme' and other interested teachers will necessarily participate in these conferences. Principal Investigators are requested to send the abstract along with the research project sanctioned letter to the respective centre and confirm their participation. Principal investigators working on recently sanctioned research project and those completed one year of the project are expected to present their work in the form of Power Point Presentation (PPT). Participation in INNOVATION is necessary for submitting financial statement of the research project in the central audit scheduled from time to time.
The Institute has appointed Dr. Hatim F. Kayumi as the Academic and Research Co-ordinator (ARC) under the directive of Board of College and University Development (BCUD), University of Pune, to act as a bridge between Institute and BCUD. This initiative helps the faculty members to avail the research grants from BCUD. The Institute has conducted Workshop on 'BCUD and its activities' so as to encourage faculty members to undertake research and get the research grant for the same.
The Institute considers research as a good complement for teaching and inculcates research culture amongst faculty and students by providing research facilities and conducting various research activities. The Institute also publishes the working paper series of various faculties. The Institute publishes student research publication periodically called 'Prayas - A Students' Research Publication (ISSN - 2249 - 6971)'.
The Institute also encourages students to publish research papers in 'Prayas - A Students' Research Publication'. The Institute also gives honorarium to the students for publication of research papers in journal.
The IMS library provides the books, journals, newspapers, magazines, e-resources and other reading material for the students to do research.
The Institute considers research as a good complement for teaching and inculcates research culture amongst faculty and students by providing research facilities and conducting various research activities. The Institute publishes a blind fold peer reviewed research journal periodically called 'Indian Journal of Current Trends in Management Sciences (ISSN-0976-1845)'.
IMS believes research as a good complement for teaching and publishes its Research Journal titled 'Indian Journal of Current Trends in Management Sciences' to promote research culture amongst faculty members. The Research Journal is published annually. The Research Journal is blind fold peer reviewed and is registered (ISSN 0976 - 1845). The Institute gives honorarium to faculty members for publishing research paper in this journal.
The Institute also publishes working papers of the faculty members. Such working papers are sponsored by the Institute.
The IMS library provides the books, journals, newspapers, magazines, e-resources and other reading material for the faculty members to do research.
Indian Journal of Current trends in Management Sciences [ISSN 0976-1845]
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