A workshop was organized on November 22, 2022 for 4th year students of the Faculty of Applied Sciences to enhance their research skills and ability with the theme of “Broadening the research skills”. It was a one-day workshop with four sessions and around 200 students were participated to the workshop.
At the beginning of the workshop, a motivative talk on “importance of engage in research” was delivered by Prof. H.M.J.C. Pitawala. The second session and third session were conducted by Dr. J.T. Cooray under the topic of “Introduction to Mendeley-Reference Manager Tool” and by Dr. A.A.G.D. Amarasooriya under the topic of “Research Ethics” respectively. Final session of “Research Design” was conducted as two parallel sessions to SCT & MRT group and CST & IIT group separately. Resource persons for SCT and MRT group were Dr. R.U.W.M.C.B. Rambukwella and Dr. R.M.S.I. Rathnayake while the resource person for CST and IIT group was Dr. K.P.P.S. Pathirana.