Case Study: Submission Guidelines

Submission Guidelines


  1. Prepare a 1-page abstract describing the problem statement in a PDF format.
  2. Make sure that your proposal is not among the list of Completed Case Studies or Case Studies in Progress.
  3. To view a sample abstract, click here.

Case Study Project Directory

Prepare a case study project directory in a .zip folder. The directory should contain:

  1. Data file/s containing the data used for analysis in .csv, .xls or .xlsx file format.
  2. Code file containing well-labeled R code of the complete process starting from loading data to analysis. 
  3. Minimum 3-page report of the case study project in PDF format specifying:
    1. Abstract
    2. Introduction
    3. Methodology including “Data Collection,” “Data Exploration” and “Data Analysis” 
    4. Results
    5. Conclusion 

For report format, please refer to Report Template and Guidelines.

The completed case study project will be evaluated on:

  1. The complexity of the project
  2. Validated results using other sources/references
  3. Quality of the report

Please refer to the eCertificate section to know more about the evaluation of a case study project.