PADA January 2020 Doctoral School

Starting November 6, 2019 - Ending November 6, 2020

PADA invites all PhD Students from Universities in Africa to apply to its Doctoral Schools from 13-17 January and 20-24 January 2020.

 

The Pan-African Doctoral Academy aims to increase the quality of PhD education in Africa by providing complementary knowledge and skills that are essential for the career progression of doctoral students.

The Doctoral Schools are held in January and June-July and are open to registered PhD students from mostly African universities.

 

MODULES

 

Doctoral School 1:    January 13 – 17, 2020

Title

Eligibility

Managing the PhD Process (including Managing Literature Review & Emotional Intelligence)

Recommended for Year 1 & 2 PhD students

Innovative Thinking in Research, Teaching and Learning

All PhD students

Career Development for the Emerging Scholar

All PhD students

Qualitative Research Methodology and Use of Nvivo for Analysis

Recommended for Year 2 and Above

 

 

Doctoral School 2:     January 20 – 24, 2020

Title

Eligibility

Academic Writing and Communicating Research Results

All PhD students

Presentation Skills

All PhD students

Quantitative Research Techniques Using SPSS

Recommended for Year 2 and Above

Data Analysis Using ‘R’

Recommended for Year 2 and Above

 

 

APPLICATION REVIEW AND ACCEPTANCE LETTERS

All registrations shall be reviewed and acceptance letters will subsequently be issued to qualified applicants. The acceptance letters will include payment directions and terms and conditions of the offer.

 

FEES

Ghana-based applicants pay the highly subsidized fee of 550 cedis per module. This covers lunch, snacks, and course materials. Applicants from outside Ghana pay US$100 which covers fees, meals and accommodation.

Applying for a module per school implies paying GHC 1,100 and $200 for Ghana-based and international students respectively.

 

REGISTRATION

 

Complete your registration online at www.pada.ug.edu.gh

 

MORE DETAILS

For information on the modules and fees for the Doctoral Schools, and to apply online, visit: www.pada.ug.edu.gh

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  29 NOVEMBER 2019

 

 

ENQUIRIES

Call  +233 (0) 50830 4904/ (0)244982242

Email:  info.pada@ug.edu.gh