Facilitator: Dr Andrew Kaniki


Target Group: This workshop is targeted at all Emerging Researchers and includes Postdoctoral Fellows, the National Research Foundation (NRF) Y–Rated Researchers and any academics who intend to apply for the NRF’s Thuthuka research grants; Black Academics Advancement Programme or nGAP Research Development Grants.


Background: Effective planning and management are essential for the success of research projects. A detailed research project plan is also an important aspect of a successful grant application. This interactive workshop will provide training on planning and managing research projects.

The workshop will focus on:

  • What constitutes research planning and research management;
  • How research projects can be developed, planned and managed to a successful outcome; and
  • Individual support for each participant to draft their own research plan and management guideline.

Additional Information: At the completion of the workshop, participants will know what constitutes research planning and research management. They will also draft their own research plan and management guideline.


This workshop is funded by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) through the University Capacity Development Grant (UCDG)


Workshop Information

31 October 2022


Online via MS Teams

Online registration will open approximately three weeks before the commencement date and will close one week before the training or when the workshop participant number has been reached. The application form will be available on this page.

Please note: Only 15 participants can be accommodated at this workshop


Enquiries: Jadine Januarie