The Plan of Study for Research Postgraduate Programmes

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Plan of Study
For Research postgraduate programmes The plan of study should be between 400 and 500 words and should include: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Background information on the proposed research Objectives of the project and the approaches proposed to achieve them Experiments proposed and the results anticipated Information on the significance and novelty of the proposed research A research training plan (i.e. what new research techniques or new research experience will you utilize in undertaking your proposed research project and how will these develop your research capabilities) 6) Information on how the course of study relates to the existing and future development needs of Trinidad and Tobago, as well as a description of how exposure gained from pursuing this course of study could contribute to the development of the nation. Please indicate clearly where the development need has been identified and outlined, for example, in the Vision 2020 National Strategic Plan.

For Taught postgraduate programmes The plan of study should be between 400 and 500 words and should include: 1) Information on why you would like to pursue the course of study. Include: general expectations of the proposed programme of study specific areas of study in the subject that interest you specific courses and / or short projects you intend to pursue relevant academic, research or practical experience you have a description of how this course of study could help you achieve your career goals 2) As much detail as you can provide regarding potential research interests 3) Information on how the course of study relates to the existing and future development needs of Trinidad and Tobago, as well as a description of how exposure gained from pursuing this course of study could contribute to the development of the nation. Please indicate clearly where the development need has been identified and outlined, for example, in the Vision 2020 National Strategic Plan.

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