Research should go along with training and teaching to bring excellence in academic pursuits. Research; both at theoretical and empirical levels, in many countries of Asia-Pacific Region is a neglected area because of funding problems. If at all some research projects are being conducted, they are sponsored research projects related to monitoring and evaluation of development programmes, projects and schemes. None of the academic discipline can grow without having investment in research. Same is true with the academic discipline of entrepreneurship development. To bridge this gap, Asia Pacific EDI is developing its professional association and network with Governments, international development organizations, funding agencies and corporate houses to provide grants and support to implement projects. Asia Pacific EDI has identified following research topics and to implement the research projects.

  1. Organizational and leadership development in corporate sector
  2. Sustainability and growth plans for SMEs and family businesses
  3. Perception of management students and teachers about the quality and good practices of management education in India
  4. Competency mapping test for career planning and employability for college students in the age group of 20-25
  5. Psychometric test for personality development and career planning for school students in the age group of 16-20
  6. Monitoring and evaluation of projects
  7. Dimensions of development policy and governance
  8. Perspectives on microfinance, entrepreneurship and social development
  9. Changing structure of rural and urban communities in India and its challenges

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  • Asia Pacific EDI is providing training support to Epic Research Pvt. Ltd. which is a leading financial services provider with presence in global capital markets
  • Asia Pacific EDI is providing technical support to Ecorys India Pvt. Ltd. in implementing “Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Budding Indian Women Entrepreneurs in India” project supported by the Government of Netherlands
  • Asia Pacific EDI is conducting in-house Superstar Camp on TALENT (Training for Achievement, Leadership and Entrepreneurship – Needs & Techniques) for the students (16-20 years age group) of Aryan Public School, Deoband, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Asia Pacific EDI is conducting Psychometric Test for Personality Development and Career Planning for the students (16-20 years age group) of Aryan Public School, Deoband, Uttar Pradesh