Research Committee - BSD holds webinar on " REVIEW OF LITERATURE"

17 Oct 2021

A webinar titled “How to Write Literature Review” was conducted for the Research Methodology students of the Department of Business Studies at UTAS-A on 17 October 2021 (Sunday). The webinar was delivered via MS Teams by Dr. Ramesh Gengatharan, the Head of Accounting Section of UTAS-Ibra.


Dr. Ramesh oriented the students on the practical aspects of writing the review of literature of a research project. He explained the contents of the chapter and included the bases, methods, and importance of literature review.  He also highlighted the approaches to organizing the review when writing a research. The students were then offered the chance to practice the steps of writing a literature review where they had to choose the appropriate reviews from various standard referenced sources, organize the collected reviews by adopting different methods and write citations following proper citation styles, etc. The speaker also enlightened the students with the guidelines that can they follow in determining the relevant studies by considering the research questions, research methods, results and limitations. He emphasized the significance of synthesis matrix in writing the review of related literature and in identifying the research gap.

The interactive webinar ended with a Question & Answer session where the students’ specific doubts related to their research project were raised and clarified.


The webinar was organized by the Research Committee of the Department of Business Studies.