From the academic year 2021-22, the Centre for Publication Ethics (CPE) is conducting University Grants Commission approved (UGC Notification - D.O.No.F.1-1/2018) (Journal/CARE) a two-credit mandatory course entitled “Research and Publication Ethics” (RPE) for all registered Ph.D. students for pre-registration course work (SPPU circular no. 103/2021 dated 8 th April 2021). .
This course has total six units focusing on basics of philosophy of science and ethics, research integrity, publication ethics. Hands-on-sessions are designed to identify research misconduct and predatory publications. Indexing and citation databases, open access publications, research metrics (citations, h-index, Impact Factor, etc.) and plagiarism tools will be introduced in this course. More details about the course are mentioned below:
Course Level: Two Credit course (30 hrs.)
Eligibility: Registered Ph.D. students after December 2019
Number of seats: 150 As per the Ph.D. admissions
Fees: 4000/ per student
Faculty: Interdisciplinary studies
Course duration: One month
Course Frequency: Minimum 4 times a year.
Qualifications of faculty members of the course: Ph.D. in relevant subject areas having more than 10 years of teaching experience.
Pedagogy: Online classes, group discussions, and online practice sessions.
Continuous assessment will be done through tutorials, assignments, quizzes, and group discussions. Weightage will be given for active participation. Final online examination will be conducted at the end of the course as per the university rules and regulations.
Course structure, course material, Moodle link will be made available to registered students
Online Registration:Click here..
Registration: First-come, first-serve basis
Numbers of batches completed
|Batch No.||No. of Participants||Duration|
|Batch 1||100||15th June 2021 to 14th July 2021|
|Batch 2||150||1st September 2021 to 30th September 2021|
|Batch 3||150||8th November 2021 to 4th December 2021|
|Batch 4||150||10th January 2022 to 11th February 2022|
|Batch 5||150||6th June 2022 to 7th July 2022|
|Batch 6||150||01st September 2022 to 01st October 2022|