Research Data Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies

The Research Data Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies (RDC-DZHW) archives quantitative and qualitative data from the field of higher education research and science studies and makes them available for secondary use. The RDC-DZHW is based at the German Center for Higher Education Research and Science Studies (DZHW).

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Get access to our data via Scientific Use Files (SUF) or Campus Use Files (CUF) for your own research or for teaching and training purposes.

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Submit your quantitative and qualitative data for secondary use. We preserve them according to long-term archiving standards.

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Data from higher education research and science studies

Research topics in higher education research and science studies are, for example:

  • Educational participation and students research
  • Graduate and occupational research
  • Teaching and learning research
  • Research on institutions, structures and university development
  • Interdependencies between science, society and politics
  • Internationalisation
  • Research on higher education planning, organisation and management of the higher education system and on higher education policy
  • Higher education, mobility and admission
  • Resource allocation, governance and decision-making processes

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Whether you want to use data or submit data to us - we look forward to supporting you. You are welcome to contact us. In the navigation menu you will find further information as well as direct contacts for data usage or data deposit. For more general questions and all other concerns, please contact the following persons:

Daniel Buck Portrait

Daniel Buck
Leitung FDZ | Head of the RDC

buck@dzhw.eu

+49 511 450670-417

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Dr. Andreas Daniel
stellv. Leitung FDZ | Deputy Head of the RDC

daniel@dzhw.eu

+49 511 450670-402