On this page you will find the University of Bath Doctoral Data Management Plan template (for doctoral students) and the University of Bath Data Management Plan template. There is also guidance for supervisors on reviewing the Doctoral Data Management Plan.
Use this template if you are a doctoral student. All doctoral students are required to submit a Data Management Plan at the point of confirmation. We run regular Research Data Management: Planning workshops which are hands-on workshops where you will be given guidance on writing your Data Management Plan and start to draft your Data Management Plan during the session.
Use this template if you are a researcher and you are writing a Data Management Plan for your project where there is no funder template available. You can find information on funder requirements on the 'UKRI Funder Requirements' and 'Other Major Funder Requirements' tabs. The following funders have specific templates or have issued specific guidance on the contents of their Data Management Plans: UKRI funders: AHRC, BBSRC, EPSRC, ESRC, MRC, NERC and STFC can be found on the UKRI funders page (click on relevant tab from this link). Other major funders: British Academy, Cancer Research UK, European Research Council, NIH, NIHR, Royal Society, The Academy of Medical Sciences and Wellcome Trust can be found on the other major funders page (click on the relevant tab from this link).