Research Councils UK

Research Councils UK

The 7 research councils in the UK fund research, training and studentships in their areas. This site links to all of the research councils and gives an overview of their activities.

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

Delivers funding, training and knowledge transfer in the biotechnology and biological sciences.

Medical Research Council (MRC)

Delivers funding, training and knowledge transfer in the medical sciences.

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC )

Delivers funding, training and knowledge transfer in the engineering and physical sciences.

Natural Environment Council (NERC)

Delivers independent research, survey, training and knowledge transfer in the environmental sciences. Website includes information on studentships and jobs within NERC and links to their research centres.

Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

Delivers a broad range of scientific and technical expertise in space and ground-based astronomy technologies, microelectronics, wafer scale manufacturing, particle and nuclear physics, alternative energy production, radio communications and radar. Provides funding in astronomy, particle physics, space science and nuclear physics.

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