Ultimate Guide To Writing A Compelling Research Paper Abstract

What will you learn?

  1. Understand the different types of abstracts
  2. Get actionable tips to make your abstract compelling to journal editors
  3. A step-by-step method to create an abstract that’s a perfect snapshot of your paper
  4. The qualities of a great abstract based on examples and side-by-side comparisons


Course Description

Freely available to readers, an abstract is vital in determining how your research is received and what kind of impact it can have. Millions of researchers submit their work every year, and writing a good abstract that perfectly showcases your research is vital to increase the visibility and readership of your paper.

This engaging course, in the form of a handbook, will teach you how to write a compelling, concise and effective abstract that will help boost your research paper’s readership. It explains the 9-step method to create an abstract that grabs reader’s attention, with practical tips and hands-on guidance on what to include and exclude. With case studies and side-by-side comparisons, the handbook makes it easy to master the skill of writing an effective abstract for your research paper.


What topics will you cover?

Lecture 1: Of movie trailers and abstracts

Lecture 2: The different types of abstracts

Lecture 3: How to write an abstract - Simple steps to perfection

Lecture 4: What not to do – Why abstracts get rejected

Lecture 5: Samples of great abstracts

Lecture 6: Conclusion and summary


Your Instructor


Sneha Kulkarni
Sneha Kulkarni

Sneha’s interest in the communication of research led her to her current role of developing and designing content for researchers and authors. She publishes articles and creates educational content that provides researchers and authors insights into the latest developments and trends in the publishing industry. She is also passionate about teaching ESL and EFL teaching.


Course Curriculum


  Ultimate Guide To Writing A Compelling Research Paper Abstract
Available in days
days after you enroll

Frequently Asked Questions


How does free trial work?
Before you subscribe to R Upskill, you can take advantage of our 14-day free trial, which gives you all the benefits of an All Access Pass for free! With complete access, you can start learning during the trial. You will be eligible for a completion certificate for any course you complete during your free trial. Please note, you are only eligible for one free trial, which will automatically become a paid subscription on the 15th day, unless you cancel your 14-day free trial.
I want to cancel my subscription plan. How do I do it?
If you change your mind, you can cancel your subscription plan at any time. Go to ‘My account’ and click on the ‘Manage subscriptions’ tab and follow the simple steps to cancel your plan.
For how long can I access these learning resources with the All Access Pass?
The All Access Pass gives you unlimited access to all the courses and handbooks for a month or year, depending upon the subscription plan you've purchased.
Do you offer a refund if I cancel my plan?
When you start a free trial, you are only charged on the 15th day, when it turns into a paid subscription. We do not offer refunds on paid subscriptions, even if you cancel your plan. However, you will still have complete access to all our learning programs till the end of your billing period.

Get started now!