Three Day National Workshop on Qualitative Research Methodology

Date and time: July 28, 2016 10:00AM – July 30, 2016 6:00PM

Venue: Old Conference Hall, TISS, Mumbai

About The Program
The aim of the Three Day National Workshop on ‘Qualitative Research Methodology’ is to enable the participants to operate the ATLAS­TI software on their own and to understand when and what type of qualitative research method to use.


The objective of this workshop are:
• To provide a comprehensive over view of qualitative research framework and nuances of designing studies using qualitative methods
• To provide hands­on training in the applications of ATLAS­TI software in research data processing
• To acquire expertise in identifying appropriate qualitative tools for different types of research objectives

Targeted audience:

The Quantitative Research Methodology Workshop can be attended by:

1. Doctoral students or Postgraduates in social work, sociology, management, rehabilitation and any discipline of social sciences who are actively involved in research/plan to coordinate research at their Institution
2. Academicians
3. Business Analyst
4. Social Sector Researcher


1. Defining qualitative research
2. Qualitative research and theory
3. Source of qualitative data
4. ATLAS­TI Analysis of qualitative data
5. Ethnography


Basic understanding of the concept of qualitative research methodology is necessary to appreciate the program. Hence, the workshop will start with some theoretical input sessions so as to help the participants to brush the knowledge in basic research methods. These sessions will be followed by software enabled practical training with demonstration. Thus both theoretical and practical sessions will be arranged so that the participants could understand, appreciate and able to meaningfully interpret the output.


The participants will be selected on the first come first serve basis
The seats are limited, if the number of seats gets filled before the last date of application, no subsequent applications will be accepted


The participant have to fill up the workshop registration form and send us the filled up form in the following ways:
Courier it/drop it personally to TISSAA office (Address: Room No. 11, Prof. M.S. Gore Academic Block, Naoroji Campus, TISS, V.N. Purav Marg, Opp. Deonar Bus Depot, Deonar,at Mumbai – 400088)

Mail the scanned copy of the filled­ up registration form at [email protected] / [email protected]

For any further information, please revert back at the above mentioned e-mail id or call at 022­ 2552­5918
Last Date of Sending Applications:

The submission of the registration form and the fee payment should be done on/before July 15, 2016.

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