Certificate Course in Field Work and Social Survey Methods
Last date of registration 15th July 2012.


After completion the course, the Participants shall be able to:

  • Understand the importance of data collection and processing  research
  • Understand the basic process of research
  • Distinguish between primary and secondary data
  • Describe different methods of collecting primary and secondary data with their merits and demerits
  • Develop skills in conducting interview
  • Explain the significance of data presentation
  • Develop appropriate data tabulation and presentation devices
  • Develop a Report based on the data collected

For Whom

Research Scholars, NGO professionals, individuals seeking employment in data collection related work, fieldwork or survey work in Government , non-government or market research sectors.


Three months from 1st September, 2012 to 30th November, 2012 for 1st batch


Registration within 15th July 2012; registration fees Rs. 1000/- only, rest of the payment should be made by student within 1st September 2012

Course fee

Rs. 3000/-, only


Gurusaday Museum, Joka ( near 3A Bus stand), Kolkata


 4-6 P.M on Saturdays and 2-6 P.M on Sundays

Some of the Faculties:

Dr. M N Roy, I.A.S (Retd.)
Prof. Barun Kr. Chakraborty, Emeritus Professor 
Dr. Abhijit Guha, Department of Anthropology, V. U.
Dr. Sumahan Bandyopadhyay, Department of Anthropology, N.D. College
Mr. Tarun Kumar Debnath, Secretary, Self Help Group Promotional Forum
Dr. Indrani Bhattacharya, Asstt. Director, CINI
Dr. Mahua Sengupta, Scholar and Project Consultant
Ms. Arpita Chatterjee, Communication Consultant
Mr. Suvendu Chatterjee , Director, DRIK
Mr. N R Kar, Chief Consultant, WEBCOM

Please contact for detailed information and application form at the office of Gurusaday Museum - between 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., except Mondays and holidays.

Organised by:
Gurusaday Museum
Bratacharigram, P. O. Joka, Kolkata – 700104,
Phone # (033)2467 6048, Telefax # (033)2453 5972
E-mail: gsmuseum@rediffmail.com