Is Research in India Without Glitches? Evidences of Some Corrupt Practices


Srinivas Lakkoju
Human Resources in School of Management Studies, Lakireddy Balireddy College of Engineering (Autonomous), Andhra Pradesh


Research is an important element in the educational system of any country that contributes to the creation of quality manpower and thereby ensures the development of the industry. In India research is not flawless. Today, quality is seldom prevalent in academics. It is evident that research degrees, journal publications, sponsored research projects, etc. receive lots of criticism in India. This is because unscrupulous practices adopted by stakeholders who are self-centered and defective educational system which disregards them. This report is an exploration of various unethical practices widespread in Indian research.

October 24, 2018