Data Management Plan (DMP)

A Data Management Plan (DMP) describes the type and scope of the research data generated in the project, how it will be stored safly during the lifetime of a project and made available after the project has ended.

NMBU recommends students and employees to make use of:

Examples of national and international systems to generate DMPs:


COURSE: Life Science data management

ELIXIR Norway will be organising Data Management Plan (DMP) workshops at NMBU. Intended audience are researchers (PhD candidates, Post Doctoral Fellows, Researchers, Associate Professors and Professors) working within the life sciences field.  

COURSE: Making a Data Management Plan? (3 hrs)

In this course you will learn about how to fill in a Data Management Plan, have knowledge about safe storage and archiving research data, and how you may share data with others.

COURSE: Handling personal data in research and Data Management Plans (5 hrs)

This course focuses on the Privacy Act in research and how to handle research data with personal information. In addition you will gain knowledge about research data management and how to fill in a Data Management Plan

Software carpentry:

The mission of Software carpentry is to help researchers do more research in less time and with less challenges by teaching the basic data management skills. Read more about Software carpentry at UiO.


Published 23. May 2018 - 9:38 - Updated 5. May 2021 - 12:36