General terms of use

References in these terms of use to "we", "our" and "us",etc. are references to us, The Research Center for Training & Development.Your use of our website at is subject to these terms of use. If you do not agree to the set terms of use, you are not authorized to use or continue using our website.

We may amend these terms of use at any time and any revised version will be effective immediately that it is displayed on our website.

Research methods Trainings

Research Center for Training & Development(RCTD) is working for the research capacity building of the faculty and postgraduate/graduate scholars through organizing workshops on research methodsand methodologies.


Research Center Refund Policy

Research Center organizes research methods trainings physically in the universities and online throughout the Asia region. In case of online training if we would not be  able to provide training transmission to the online participant due  to technical problems, Research Center will refund the full registration fee but in case the participant find any problem at his/her own end, due to internet connectivity,  the RCTD would not be able to refund. In that case the participant will be invited to attend the workshop on same topic whenever organized. RCTD will would not refund to the participant who are provided with resource material and a dedicated workshop join link. 


Additional terms of use

Additional terms of use apply to the use of certain areas or features of our website. These additional terms of use are set out on the relevant pages of our website and form part of these terms of use as if set out in full below. However, in the event of any conflict between these terms of use and any additional terms of use, the latter shall prevail.

Copyright and trade marks

We own or are licensed touse all copyright and other intellectual property rights in and to ourwebsite, its design and content, and all technical infrastructure relating toit.

Material contained in ourwebsite may be downloaded, viewed and printed for personal non-commercial useor for internal non-commercial circulation within your organization providedthat no trade mark, copyright or other proprietary notices contained in orappearing on such material are removed in whole or in part. Material containedin our website may not otherwise be copied, reproduced or redistributed inwhole or in part without our prior written permission. In particular, it mustnot be reproduced or exploited for commercial gain. All other rights arereserved and you must ask our permission before making any other use ofmaterial contained in our website. This permission to reproduce material doesnot extend to material identified as belonging to third parties, where you mustobtain the permission of the relevant owners before reproducing such material.

The trade marks and logos(including The Research Center for Training & Development) used and displayed on our website are our registered and unregistered trade marks orthose of others. You may not use these trade marks without our prior writtenpermission or that of the owner(s) of the trade mark(s) in question.


We aimto make our website and the material provided on it accessible to as manypeople as possible. The site has been tested on all commonly used browsersand on a number of screen readers, but please note that you may see in consistencies in the presentation of pages if you are using an older or deprecatedversion of a browser.

Equality and diversity

We believe in treating all individuals fairly and with equal respect.

Your obligations when accessing our website

In accessing any part ofour website, you agree:

·        not to use our website in such a way that disrupts, interfereswith or restricts the use of our website by other users;

·        not to upload, display or transmit any materials to or throughour website which are false, plagiarised, offensive, defamatory, threatening,obscene, unlawful or which infringe the rights (including copyright) of anyother person anywhere in the world;

·        not, except insofar as permitted by law, to reverse engineer,decompile, copy or adapt any software or other code or scripts forming part ofour website or attempt to transmit to or via our website any information thatcontains a virus, worm, Trojan horse or other harmful or disruptive component;

·        not to change, modify, delete, interfere with or misuse datacontained on our website and entered by or relating to any third party user ofour website; and

·        to indemnify (pay) us for any loss, expenses or damage we sufferor incur if you breach any of these obligations or any other provision of theseterms of use.


If required to use apassword to access any part of our website, you agree:

·        to ensure that any details supplied to us in order to registerfor such access are accurate and to advise us promptly in the event that anysuch details change;

·        to keep confidential any personal login password provided by usand to be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from use of any suchpassword by any third party.

We reserve the right toterminate your access to password protected parts of our website if we considerthat you are using our website in a manner detrimental to us or to our websiteor to other users.

Discussion boards

You are welcome tocontribute to the discussion boards on our website. However, you must followour Posting Rules and your use is only authorised on that basis.

Exclusions and limitations of liability

Owing to the nature ofthe Internet we cannot guarantee that our website or the websites to which itis linked will always be available to you. We also cannot guarantee that anymaterial which you download from or access on our website or the websites towhich it is linked will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code thathas contaminating or destructive properties. You should therefore ensure thatyou have appropriate protection against viruses and other security arrangementsin place whilst using the Internet.

Our website has beenprepared with the primary aim of providing general information about us andwhat we do, and is not intended to constitute specific advice in relation toany of your particular requirements. Although every reasonable effort has beenmade to ensure that the information and material we have prepared for ourwebsite was accurate at the time of publication, it is subject to variation atany time without notice and we give no warranty whatsoever that any informationor material on our website will be accurate or complete at any particular timeor at all. If you believe that any information or material which we haveprepared for and published on our website is inaccurate please let us know andwe will correct it, where we agree, as soon as is reasonably practical. Wherewe make research papers and other third party material available on ourwebsite, we do not control and do not necessarily endorse their contents orfindings in any way, and we are not responsible for the accuracy or otherwiseof such material.

We provide mostinformation, material and services on our website free of charge. Where notcharged for, the information, material and services are provided on an 'as is'and 'as available' basis and we accept no liability for such information,material and services provided. Where you rely on any free information,material or services on our website, you do so entirely at your own risk andyou accept that, except as set out in these terms of use, all warranties,conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law,statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of suchinformation, material and services are excluded to the fullest extent permittedby law.

Where we charge forinformation, material and services provided on our website, we accept liabilityfor direct loss arising from our not having used reasonable skill and care inproviding such information, material and/or services up to the price you havepaid us (or are due to pay us) for the information, material and/or services inquestion in any year, in the year of claim.

In no circumstances shallwe be liable to you for, in the case of non-chargeable information, materialand services any direct, and for both chargeable and non-chargeableinformation, material and services any indirect or consequential loss, loss ofprofit, revenue or goodwill resulting or arising from your use of or inabilityto use our website or any other website linked to it, or from your reliance onthe information, material and services provided on our website or information,material and services accessed through it.

Nothing in these terms ofuse is intended to exclude our liability for death or personal injury caused byour negligence or for our fraudulent misrepresentation.


You may create ahypertext link to any page on our website provided such a link is not used in amisleading or defamatory context.

Links from our websiteare provided for information and convenience only and we have no control overand cannot therefore accept responsibility or liability for the content of anylinked third party website. We do not endorse any linked website or anyproducts or services offered from such a website.


may not assign ortransfer your rights under these terms of use without our prior writtenpermission.

Our failure at any timeto enforce any right we may have against you does not result in our waiver of such a right.

If at any time any provision of these terms of use is or becomes invalid or illegal in any respect, such provision shall be deemed to be severed from these terms of use but the validity, legality, and enforceability of the remaining provisions ofthese terms of use shall not be affected or impaired as a result.