Title of Research By kago moremedi Reg. No: 14001513 Research Proposal Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, Faculty of Science, Botswana International University of Science & Technology E-mail:[email protected] Number: (+267) 74533441 January, 2018 Compliance for Online Banking in Real-WorldABSTRACT Botswana banking sector has gone through tremendous technological changes and has invested enormous amount of funds in development of information systems, and has launched internet-based online banking information systems to improve their operations and to reduce cost.
These online banking systems are beneficial both for banks as well as for users however some. The purpose of this study is to evaluate user acceptance to online banking and linking of bank details to third party for purpose of online purchase of good and service like PayPal accounts.Results of this research are interested in exploring how sex, age and IT competency influence Internet banking system use and critical factors affecting consumer acceptance of online banking. To explore the factors that influence user’s acceptance of online banking information systems, quantitative research in the form of questionnaire survey will be conducted to meet the objectives of the research. The sample of survey will be customers and users of online banking system.This research anticipates contributing to literature on electronic banking in the context of Botswana.
TABLE OF CONTENTSABSTRACT 2TABLE OF CONTENTS 2LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS 4SECTION ONE: INTRODUCTION 51.1 Introduction to the Research Problem 51.2 Research Background 51.3 Problem Statement 51.
4 Research Objectives 61.4.1 General Objective 61.4.2 Specific Objectives 61.5 Research Questions 61.
6 Justification of the Study 71.7 Proposal Structure 7SECTION TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW 82.1 Introduction 82.X Conclusion 8SECTION THREE: METHODOLOGY 93.1 Introduction 93.
2 Ethical and Philosophical Considerations 93.3 Research Design 93.4
Most of the urban area are developed and have coverage of mobile networks which can be used on smart phones to access the internet. Many of the people over the age of 15 years are able to read and write, though mainly in their local language. Literacy rates were estimated around 81.2% in 2003 (lndexmundi, 2011 ).
1.2 Research BackgroundThere are only 10 banks in Botswana and 4 have established strong stand in market share. With regard to internet banking most of the banks are still at infant stage and offer small services such as checking the balance and transferring money within same bank. Fnb has launched internet banking site and people are still skeptical about using it because they prefer going to the bank. This issue is caused by lack of knowledge about use of internet banking. Most banks also partnered with cellular companies to ease payments and reduce queues banks but people still prefer to go to Dstv or water utilities to pay their bills. In 2012 the use of smart phones increased and mobile operators companies (mascom ,orange, be mobile) also encourage use of smart phones.
Smart phones comes with benefit of internet which is required for internet banking and still people don’t utilize the goodness that comes with smart phones. The Technology Acceptance Model hypothesizes that system use is directly determined by behavioural intention to use, which is in turn influenced by users’ attitudes toward using the system and the perceived usefulness of the system. 1.3 Problem StatementDespite the growth internet usage in Botswana, internet banking has not shown growth because banks don’t provide enough education to its clients about how to use internet banking.
Most people are skeptical about internet banking security which can be considered as job of banks to assure its client that they are well secured when. In developed countries, Australia has been found to be successful in the use of the internet. Among developing nations, Malaysia, Thailand, Brazil and Estonia are realizing huge growth and in Africa, Nigeria is leading in the adoption of internet banking. Although all these countries, have grasped the benefits of internet banking in terms of cost and convenience, there have been concerns on security and difficulty of use.
This study aims whether the same factors applied to Botswana. 1.4 Research Objectives1.4.1 General Objective The main objective of this research is to find the levels of use of internet banking in Botswana and university students. Results of this research are interested in exploring how sex, age and IT competency influence Internet banking system use and critical factors affecting consumer acceptance of online banking.1.
Which factors hinder people’s use of internet banking?4. How safe do you fell when using internet5. who/what introduced you to internet banking6.
Do you think IB is cost effective?7. Do you think your transaction can be completed very well through the IB?8. Do you think banks are doing enough to make people aware of iB?9. How often do you have access to the internet?10. Is your bank website easy to navigate? 1.
6 Justification of the Study 1.7 Proposal Structure SECTION TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1 IntroductionThis section discusses in detail the literature pertaining to internet banking. A couple of models in technology adoption were analyzed and relevant constructs adopted to give the research framework. Common factors which lead to internet banking adoption and people not adopting internet banking are examined in detail. 2.X ConclusionSECTION THREE: METHODOLOGY 3.
1 IntroductionThe purpose of this study was to identify and describe the use of internet banking, factors that hinder the use of internet banking. This chapter provides an explanation of the research philosophy as well as the epistemological and paradigmatic perspectives informing the study.The research design and methodology chosen both focused on finding accountable answers to the research questions. 3.2 Ethical and Philosophical Considerations 3.3 Research DesignThis research follows a quantitative method to collect data for analysis.
Online and paper questioners will be distributed to students and working people who have bank accounts. A simple questioners will consisting of five segments which are demographic, internet usage, internet banking usage, perceptions and attitude on internet banking and lastly the comments section. The demographic will be broken down into Age, race, gender, highest educational qualification, occupation, Demographics monthly income The internet usage section will look into knowledge, access, frequency, access mode, where it is Internet usage accessed, what it is used for, ease of use and necessity The internet banking usage section will look into knowledge, where knowledge came from, Knowledge and if banks are marketing IB well, usage, intention to use, use of internet banking necessity, frequency of use, services accessed, website navigation. The perceptions and attitude on internet banking will look into security, trust, completion of transactions, convimence, cost, recommendations to others 3.