Pattern of Plagiarism in Research Proposal

Although one of the most important issues among  students, plagiarism is relatively unstudied. This study  investigates the prevalence and patterns of plagiarism in students’ research proposals. The findings of this study will be advantageous to GPAST and other institutions as it backs up the need to take immediate action against plagiarism such as introducing plagiarism-related awareness programs and anti-plagiarism software to promote academic integrity.