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Date and time:
Feb. 12, 2020 9:00AM - Feb. 20, 2020 7:30PM
Venue: Centre for Development Practice and Research, TISS, Patna
Orientation Programme on Migration
List of Registered Candiates
1. Abhishek Patro
2. Ankit Kumar
3. Anoushka Roy
4. Arpita Giri
5. Azizur Rahman Azami
7. Divya Balan
8. Haushila Singh
9. Kanak Rajadhyaksha
10. Kishlay Kirti
11. Koyel Basu
12. Md. Misbahuddin Ansari
13. Michael Yangad
14. Micosteen Gideon
15. Muskan Mustaqeem
16. Papari Saikia
17. Paul Bhushan Das
18. Piyali Bhowmick
19. Rameesa P.M.
20. Ramengmawia Bavitlung
21. Rana Sonia Tez Bahadur
23. Smita Anand
24. Vikram Ashok
Please note that the registration is closed. We are unable to take any candidate from the waiting list.
Objectives of the course:
1. To present an overview of various facets of contemporary migration.
2. To facilitate a multi-disciplinary and integrated understanding of labour migration.
3. To introduce students to theories and empirical research methods in migration studies.
Overall there will be nine modules which are as follows:
1. Main Concepts and Theories of Migration
2. Migration and Emigration in Modern Indian History
3. Labour, Employment and Migration
4. Urbanisation and Migration
5. Gender and Migration
6. Forced Migration (Statelessness and Refugeehood)
7. Approaches to Research Methods in Migration
8. International Migration
9. A Two-day Workshop on Paper Writing on Migration
Two-day Paper Writing Workshop
The purpose of the workshop is to support the participants in writing a publishable paper on migration. The detailed proposal (of approx. 2500 words) will be the basis of the workshop in which invited discussants, TISS Patna Centre’s faculty and their peers will give detailed comments on the abstract. The process will continue after the Orientation Course wherein the participants will be invited, with travel bursary, to attend authors’ workshop for discussion on the first draft of the paper. Selected papers will be sent for blind peer-review and further revision. It is expected that through this process the authors will be able to write a publishable paper for a peer-reviewed journal or edited volume.
Commencement of the Course
The course is of nine-day duration of which Sunday will be a holiday. The course will be residential. The participants will be required to reach the venue in the evening of 11th February 2020 and they may leave in the morning of 21st February 2020.
The course fee for selected participants is Rs. 3000/- for the entire duration of the course. This includes the cost of course material and board and lodging during the programme. Selected candidates will be informed about the mode of payment of fee by mail.
For any queries, candidates may write to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office on working days between 10 am and 5.30 pm (Phone No. +91 7781 950 665) or Mr. Neeraj Kumar, Programme Manager (Mobile: +91 8987 041 323).
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