Building a Successful Research Career: Workshop 4: Research Project Management

Event Date : 27/06/2019
Event Time : All Day
Materials : Download PDF

About This Workshop

Embarking on a research project can be a daunting prospect. You may be concerned about how you will keep on track, meet your milestones and still manage to fit in all the other important parts of your life. This workshop will focus on some strategies, tools and ideas that you might find helpful in managing your research project.

Topics Will Include

  • Understand how to implement and control a project
  • Understand the relationship between priority of constraints and success criteria
  • Know how to create a realistic project plan
  • Understand how to minimize risk to a project
  • Understand how to manage change to a research project
  • Understand how to close a project

Registration Fee (Workshop)

Early Bird (before 30 April 2019) RM400
Regular RM500
IMU Staff/Alumni RM350
Student (Non-IMU) RM350
Student (IMU) RM250

You can join a series of 5 related workshops at a discounted rate. The workshops are:

  1. Writing Winning Proposals
  2. Experimental Designs & Statistics
  3. Research Supervision & Integrity
  4. Research Project Management
  5. Scientific Writing & Publishing

Register for all 5 workshops HERE.

Key Speakers

  • Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Abu Bakar Suleiman
  • Prof Datuk Lokman Hakim Sulaiman
  • Professor Dr Cheong Sok Ching



  1. Any cancellation of registration must be made in writing to the Secretariat of Short Course on Building a Successful Research Career.
  2. There will be a full refund of registration fee for cancellation made by 24 April 2019.
  3. There will be a 50% refund of registration fee for cancellation made before 24 May 2019.
  4. There will be a 30% refund of registration fee for cancellation made before 10 June 2019.
  5. There will be no refund of registration fee for cancellations made after 10 June 2019.
  6. The Organiser reserves the right to cancel or change the topic of the programme, if for whatever reasons beyond its control, the programme cannot be held as scheduled or the topics need to be altered.


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