This intensive two-week course empowers researchers and doctoral candidates with the expertise to create robust research proposals focusing on digital transformation in higher education. Leveraging the advanced capabilities of ChatGPT, participants will delve into a rich landscape of topics including student support ecosystems, digital content management, and cybersecurity in online learning environments. The course is designed for individuals with a foundational understanding of research methodology, seeking to examine the impacts of technology on educational outcomes. Participants will engage in intensive practice, aligning research questions with theoretical frameworks, and mastering data collection and analysis techniques suited for the digital age. By the end of this workshop, learners will be equipped to articulate well-structured research proposals, addressing the challenges and opportunities of integrating technology into educational settings, with a comprehensive grasp on creating policies for data privacy, accessibility, and cyber resilience. Prepare to transform your research ideas into actionable, high-quality proposals that navigate the nuances of digital education with proficiency and strategic insight.