Blog Post

 714  

SMART TIPS TO AVOIDING PLAGIARISM  

Information is power and excessive use of power with little control will definitely corrupt or worst still destroy! Every borrowed idea from books, magazines, research journals and the almighty internet must be properly acknowledged. With our busy academic schedules as

more..
09 Nov 2018 13:19 PM
25 MOST COMMON PROJECT DEFENSE QUESTIONS

When I wrote ‘Making Awesome Presentations: Useful Tips for Project Defense’, I never knew it was going to be a great success story. So many success stories and commendations from over 50,000 readers were just enough to make my year and give me more grace to write more. Well,

more..
09 Nov 2018 12:58 PM      799
HANDLING GROUP RESEARCH : SURE TIPS FOR SUCCESS

We were assembled. We argued. We were at each other's throats. Then we settled. We laughed hard. We played, prayed and hoped. Together. We presented. We failed. We were blamed altogether. Then we pointed accusing fingers at each other. Finally, we accepted our fate and moved on. T

more..
09 Nov 2018 12:35 PM      629
HOW TO MAINTAIN A GOOD STUDENT-SUPERVISOR RELATIONSHIP

INTRODUCTION This is a common issue in the course of researching in an academic situation. The ideologies of the supervisor and the students might not always be similar. This should however be handled with caution as a strained relationship would affect the tone

more..
09 Nov 2018 12:18 PM      667
DATA ANALYSIS SOFTWARES AVAILABLE FOR RESEARCHERS

During or after research, there is usually a need to analyze; to present the information gotten in a presentable and easily understood  format. There are numerous packages or softwares that could be used to achieve this. The choice of the method to use

more..
09 Nov 2018 12:11 PM      647
A STEP BY STEP GUIDE ON RESEARCH PROJECT WRITING FOR UNIVERSITIES, COLLEGES OF EDUCATION AND POLYTECHNICS IN NIGERIA

Undergraduate research project is an independent effort required of students in tertiary institutions. The students, though supervised by an academic staff, are to carry out a pre-determined research within the constraints of their study. The supervisor is primarily to recei

more..
09 Nov 2018 12:08 PM      676
REFERENCING STYLES IN RESEARCH

Introduction I once stumbled upon a sentence that greatly inspired me. The saying goes thus: Every writer is a thief! Certainly you'd be quick to dispute that. The thing is, we were born without the knowledge we have now garnered overtime, it is the work of others that we have d

more..
09 Nov 2018 11:08 AM      681
TIME MANAGEMENT TIPS IN RESEARCH: 10 THINGS TO NOTE

Research work could take the most unexpected twist and turn. It is a nerve-racking experience. Usually, if approached in a haphazard manner, valuable time could be lost. In big research corporations, each researcher has a set of responsibilities and area of focus, this might h

more..
09 Nov 2018 11:04 AM      627
HYPOTHESIS FOR BEGINNERS: A STEP BY STEP GUIDE ON APPLYING THE RIGHT HYPOTHESIS FOR A RESEARCH STUDY

Introduction Hypothesis is a testable prediction, a statement of specific results or a suggested answer to a research  problem or a conjectural statement of the relationship between two or more variable being investigated or a deduction from a postulate (Akinade&Owolabi, 2009

more..
09 Nov 2018 11:01 AM      706
5 INCREDIBLE SAMPLE SIZE CALCULATORS: SOFTWARE EVERY RESEARCHER MUST HAVE

In statistics, determination of sample size to be used for research has generated a lot of controversy. Sample size and power estimation is an important concern for researchers undertaking research projects but most often than not they have been misunderstood or ignored completely.

more..
01 Nov 2018 17:18 PM      601
University Entrance Scholarships At Concordia University Of Edmonton, Canada 2019

The Concordia University Of Edmonton, Canada is offering Entrance Scholarships to interested applicants who are looking to pursue a degree program at the Institution. The University Entrance Scholarship program provides guaranteed renewable scholarships to high school students who present a m

more..
29 Oct 2018 11:27 AM      614
2019 NNPC/Total National Merit Scholarship Scheme For Nigerians

Applications are currently accepted for the 2019 NNPC/Total National Merit Scholarship Scheme.Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), and Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria (TUCN): Total Exploration & Production Nigeria Limited (Total E&P Nig Ltd) and Total Upstream Nigeria Limi

more..
29 Oct 2018 11:16 AM      666
HOW TO APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIP IN NIGERIA AND LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO NIGERIAN STUDENTS

Many Nigerian students require some form of financial help to further their studies. Sometimes they may need this money to travel abroad and complete their studies. This can be obtained through scholarships and grants. There are many scholarships and grants available to Nigerian students

more..
27 Oct 2018 17:49 PM      672
DO'S AND DONT'S OF PROJECT WRITING AND PRESENTATION

Project writing and presentation is a prerequisite of getting a degree by a student, either for graduate degree or postgraduate degree. You need to read widely and extensively so you can have a lot of materials, combined with what your lecturers thought you, to write a very good project.

more..
27 Oct 2018 17:45 PM      625
THE UNWRITTEN RULES OF PhD RESEARCH

The highest level of education that exists is the PhD. While it can be frustrating and tiring, your dissertation, which is your final result is a very rewarding thing for you and a major achievement in your life. With a zeal to help PhD students with their thesis, the duo of Dr. Gordon R

more..
27 Oct 2018 17:41 PM      636
SECRETS TO DRATFING A QUESTIONNAIRE FOR RESEARCH/SURVEY PURPOSES

The importance of questionnaires in research purposes cannot be over emphasized. Questionnaires are a set of printed or written questions with a choice of answers in a given rank or order, specially devised for the purpose of a survey or a statistical study. It can also be a written set

more..
27 Oct 2018 17:37 PM      636
Vice-Chancellor International Scholarships At Charles Sturt University, Australia – 2019

The Charles Sturt University (CSU) Australia is awarding the Vice-Chancellor International scholarships to applicants who are looking to acquire a degree program at the Institution. This scholarship program is available to new commencing international students enrolled in courses offered

more..
27 Oct 2018 16:57 PM      632
CHOOSING A SUITABLE CASE STUDY FOR YOUR RESEARCH

Choosing a suitable case study for a research is an essential part of the process of carrying out a research or study. A case study simply put is that geographical location or kind of data that would make your research to be judged powerful. A research is said to be powerful if the case

more..
25 Oct 2018 13:30 PM      611
8 COMMON MISTAKES STUDENTS MAKE WHEN EMBARKING ON THEIR RESEARCH STUDIES

Embarking on a research work is compulsory for every student who intends to graduate one day and as at when due. Research works are one of the final and most vital rituals in the curriculum for final year students. A lot of students who embark on their research studies may not actually k

more..
25 Oct 2018 13:28 PM      647
General Academic Scholarships At University Of Bridgeport – USA 2019

Applications are invited for the General Academic Scholarships which is awarded to International students who are looking to acquire a degree program at University of the Bridgeport, USA. This scholarship program is created to develop your leadership skills and interests.Application Deadline: 1

more..
20 Oct 2018 19:22 PM      641
£26,500 Undergraduate & Post-Graduate Scholarships at University of Oxford - Apply

The University of Oxford Business School invites applications for the Jacobs foundation scholarships which will be awarded to individuals who are willing to pursue a degree program at the Institution. Application Deadline: January 11, 2019 Type: Undergraduate & Postgraduate Value Of S

more..
20 Oct 2018 18:49 PM      660
IDENTIFYING THE RESEARCH PROBLEM: SIMPLE BUT EFFECTIVE APPROACHES TO ADOPT

Research stems from our disposition to ask questions. As human beings, we are naturally curious and want to find the answers to most of our questions. Most of our knowledge were acquired either through experience or research. That is why research is critical in our lives. Research plays a

more..
05 Oct 2018 18:46 PM      634
TRENDING FINAL YEAR PROJECT TOPICS AT A GLANCE

Since https://www.projectshelve.com/ is always in the business of helping students, especially, final year students racking their brains for final year project topics that’ll be eligible to present to their project supervisors and ultimately to get them raving marks in their results; we have be

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:32 PM      681
SIX STEPS TO WRITING AN EXCELLENT FINAL YEAR PROJECT

There is always a sigh of relief when that second semester result is checked and one realizes, “My God, I’m now a final year student”. The feeling is exhilarating, especially when you don’t have any issues, common among being a carry-over course. Then the execution of the final year proj

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:29 PM      685
HOW TO DEVELOP A TABLE OF CONTENT ON ANY RESEARCH WORK

A table of content in project writing basically is the mirror of the project. A table of content can be defined as the detailed overview of a project by which a writer outline the different headings, subheadings of discussion on a project work and where or pages each of this information can be g

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:24 PM      634
THE ESSENCE OF RESEARCH AND HOW TO GENUINELY CONTRIBUTE TO THE FIELD OF ACADEMICS WITH YOUR PAPER

Before carrying out a research on any field of study, it is important to know the purpose of doing such if not there won’t be any justification for your research. So we shall be looking at the essence of research and how to carry out an academic research. ESSENCE OF RESEARCH • &nbs

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:21 PM      667
THE KEY FACTORS THAT DETERMINE THE GRADING AND SCORING OF YOUR PROJECT

The purpose of a research project will be defeated if at the end, you get a poor grade from our supervisor or external examiner. Many students lack the knowledge of the requirements needed to have a good grade, and so we will be examining the various areas your supervisor or external examiner use

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:17 PM      680
TIPS ON HOW TO KNOW WHAT YOUR SUPERVISOR IS LOOKING OUT FOR IN YOUR PROJECT

Apparently all schools/colleges ask their undergraduates especially the final students to write their final year project before they are certified to be graduates. These projects are mostly discovery activities geared towards  problems solving or basically to make new discoveries  or b

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:09 PM      669
HOW TO WRITE A QUALITY AND COMPREHENSIVE RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

Towards the end of studying in institutions, it is mandatory for students to source for or be presented with a pool of topics of interest for their final year project. They then choose a suitable project topic and seek approval of their lecturer. Having gotten the approval, it then becomes neces

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:05 PM      647
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WRITING A GOOD RESEARCH

An abstract is a concise and accurate summary of a piece of writing. It gives an overview of an academic assignment, a report or research paper. In journals and other publications, it is placed at the beginning of the writing. Conversely, in academic assignments such as final year project topics

more..
05 Oct 2018 13:00 PM      701