A four day training programme on “Basic and Advanced Statistical Techniques for Research” was organized during 7-10 November, 2017 at ICAR-CIRCOT, Mumbai. There were 10 participants representing researchers, academicians and students. The programme covered the basic and advanced statistical analytical techniques used in research and also provided a hands-on experience of working with the advanced statistical software’s such as SAS for the participants. The participants were also exposed to the use of open source R software for statistical analysis. Dr. P.G.Patil, Director, CIRCOT presided over the valedictory function and distributed the certificates to the participants.