Research Councils UK

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.

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

AHRC funds outstanding original research across the whole range of the arts and humanities.

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

ESRC is the UK's largest funder of economic, social, behavioural and human data science.

Innovate UK

Innovate UK helps businesses develop new products, services, and processes they need to grow through innovation.

UK Research and Innovation careers

Job vacancies with UK Research and Innovation.

UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UKSBS)

Job vacancies with UK Research and Innovation and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.

Research Councils in the UK

Links to the websites of the UK Research Councils and websites listing current opportunities within them.