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20 April 2020
Funding boost for students to work with business and communities
Funding boost for students to work with business and communities

Twenty universities and colleges have been awarded funding for projects to boost students’ involvement in activities to share knowledge and skills beyond the academic community.

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.

01 April 2020
Coronavirus updates
Coronavirus updates

The latest guidance and information on the vital work of UKRI and our community in response to the crisis

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.