The Department of Demography, Faculty of Arts, is organizing the Annual Research Symposium under the theme of Population Dynamics and the Post 2015 Development Agenda”  on 10th December, 2015.


The Department of Demography invites academic staff members and postgraduate students to submit abstracts for the Annual Research Symposium 2015 on or before 30thOctober 2015 under the following sub-themes:

♦ Fertility and Reproductive Health

♦ Population and Health

♦ Migration and Urbanization

♦ Population Aging and Long Term Care

♦ Interdisciplinary Studies, Environment and Development

Notification of acceptance will be informed by 15th November 2015. All accepted abstracts will be published in the Proceedings of the Department of Demography Annual Research Symposium 2015.

Guidelines for Abstracts

i) The abstract should be based on original research.

ii) The text of the abstract should be between less than 300-500 words.

iii) Abstract should be in Times New Roman, Font size 12 and 1.5 spacing.

iv) Three key words should be provided.

vi) Abstracts must be written in clear, grammatical English.

vii) An electronic version of the abstract should be emailed todemosympo2015@gmail.comon or before 30th October, 2015.