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15 April 2020
Change to the PGR counting method for QR RDP supervision funding
Change to the PGR counting method for QR RDP supervision funding

Research England is changing its method of counting postgraduate research students (PGR) to inform QR research degree programme (RDP) supervision funding.

23 March 2020
COVID-19 update: 23 March 2020
COVID-19 update: 23 March 2020

Following today’s letter from the Minister for Science, Research and Innovation, Research England has contacted the Vice-Chancellor or Principal at higher education institutions (HEIs) in England asking that they identify a principal point of contact (and alternative in case of absence) through whom requests for information and updates relating to research and knowledge exchange matters relevant to the COVID-19 outbreak can be addressed

13 February 2020
UKRI launches consultation on Open Access policy
UKRI launches consultation on Open Access policy

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has today launched a consultation as part of its Open Access Review. The consultation will inform the development of a new open access policy, aimed at ensuring that the published outputs of research are widely and freely accessible to all.

05 February 2020
Research England Council membership announced
Research England Council membership announced

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has appointed an additional member to Research England’s Council.

24 January 2020
Oxford launches North American start-up scheme that will create 4,000 UK jobs
Oxford launches North American start-up scheme that will create 4,000 UK jobs

Research England supports University of Oxford science and technology commercialisation initiative set to raise £1bn in private finance and lead to thousands of UK jobs.