Research design is the arrangement ofconditions for collection and analysis ofdata in a manner that aims to combinerelevance to the research purpose witheconomy in procedure.(OR)Research design constitutes the blue printfor the collection, measurement and analysisof data. It aids the scientist in the allocationof his limited resources by posing crucialchoices.
•NEED FOR A RESEARCH DESIGN
–It facilitates the smooth sailing of thevarious research operations–It yields maximum information withminimum expenditure of effort, time andmoney–To organize ideas and how to overcomethe flaws and inadequacies in the process.