Manipal Journal of Medical Sciences


This cross-sectional study was conducted on MBBS (6th and 7th semester) III year students at Melaka Manipal Medical College Muar campus in Malaysia from November 2016 to January 2017. Total participants were 142 students, 88 women and 53 men. Seventy-eight students were from 6th semester and 64 students from 7th semester. The students were tested for knowledge, attitude and approach towards research methodology and its application in research. More than 95 % of the students felt the need for inclusion of research methodology in medical education (p