Research is very pertinent in the domain of education and developed nations are successful only
because of research. Universities and Higher Education Institutions are demanding research fund
from Ministry of Education. It is almost mid of the fiscal year and funds have been already allocated
in the budget and there is no room for more funds. It is very difficult for the Ministry of Education to
arrange the funds with current resources and allocations. It is very suspected that if funds will not be
available to universities then the research programs might stop working.
Understanding the urgency of matter, Ministry of Education plans to apply for educational aid from
ADB (Asian Development Bank). Due to recession, ADB has decided that it will assess the culture of
Universities/Higher Education Institutions and then provide aid appropriately.
In this context, ADB has contracted you as a consultant to find out the culture of Universities/Higher
Education Institutions and advice in this regard. You will assess the culture of the organization by a
You are required to get the questionnaire filled by two respondents i.e. one from each
respondent. After successful completion of questionnaire, you are required to enter the data in
excel sheet and upload that excel sheet for marking. Following are the complete instructions to
successfully complete this assignment:
1) Download “Culture Questionnaire” from Downloads Section of LMS, print two copies of it.
2) Select any Universities/Higher Education Institution for respondents.
3) Two respondents are required to access the culture. Each respondent will fill a single
questionnaire. It means there will be two independent respondents/filled questionnaires.
4) Respondents from Universities/Higher Education should be on the designation of
Lecture/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor. We only require two respondents.
5) After data collection, you have to enter data in an excel file for analysis of culture.
“DataEntry” excel file is available in Downloads Section of LMS. Please download it for
data entry of questionnaire. Data entry instructions are in the excel file.
6) After data entry in Excel file, you will get Total and Average Score of each respondent. Total
and Average score are auto calculated in the excel file.
7) Analyze the Total and Average Score and write your findings/discussion in the “Analysis
sheet” of excel file and save it when you are done writing. Analysis guidelines are available in
“Analysis sheet” of excel file.
8) Upload only the Excel file in LMS for marks. Word document is not required, as everything
is available in Excel file.
Note: If respondents from universities are not available then, two respondents from any
organization can be selected for this assignment. But, universities respondents should be
preferred. Students of universities/colleges cannot be the respondents.
*) A complete presentation how to attempt this assignment is also available in “Downloads”
section of LMS with the name of “Help Instructions”.
*) For your convenience, a sample assignment is also available in
Downloads Section of LMS with the name of “Sample Excel File”.
Please read the following instructions carefully before preparing the assignment solution:
No definition or theoretical explanation is required.
Use information given in the case and apply your knowledge to answer the question.
Only in the case of Assignment, 24 hours extra / grace period after the due date is
usually available to overcome uploading difficulties which may be faced by the
students on last date. This extra time should only be used to meet the emergencies and
above mentioned due dates should always be treated as final to avoid any
Other Important Instructions:
Make sure to upload the solution file before the due date on VULMS.
Any submission made via email after the due date will not be accepted.
friends im not finding the following links on LMS,,,,,plz tell me where is
of LMS with the name of “Sample Excel File”.
go to the course website icon on respective course in LMS. then there click on the downlaod icon.there is download material related this assignment.
See the attached file