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Data for Statistics Projects

Information about student research projects in the Department of Statistics can be found here.

Template project proposals and submission of a new proposal can be found here

The data that you submit here will be made available to the allocated student by the Student Support Office.

Further information about data requirements and good practice can be found at 

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The minimum complete Meta-data for a data set would be:
A. The data in an accessible format, e.g. *csv, *spss, *sas, *xls, *xlsx, (and for Stata). There might be a single file, or several files which students will have to merge.
B. A data dictionary
C. A statement of how and why the data were collected. This might only be a paragraph, but if possible, a study protocol, or a reference to publications using the data should be given.

Further information about data can be found at

Privacy notice

The data on this form will be used to provide information to students about projects. We will store the project information and your contact details for up to 5 years. You may be contacted by the Department of Statistics to ask if you wish to offer projects in future academic years. If you wish to opt out of receiving further communications please contact

The University of Warwick is the Data Controller of any information you have entered on this form and is committed to protecting the rights of individuals in line with Data Protection Legislation. The University’s Data Protection webpages provide further information on your rights and how the University processes personal data. Please submit any data subject rights requests to or address any complaints or suspected breaches to the University’s Data Protection Officer at

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