Publications and reports

07 September 2020
Terms and Conditions of Research England Grant - 2020-21
17 August 2020
Research and Knowledge Exchange Funding 2020-21
17 August 2020
Research and Knowledge Exchange Funding for 2020-21 - Annex A
30 July 2020
Circular Letter: Research Excellence Framework: support for panel members
28 July 2020
HEIF policies and priorities

This publication sets out the policies and priorities for HEIF for the funding period 2020-21 to 2024-25 and requests HEIF Accountability Statements for institutions in receipt of Higher Education Innovation Funding from Research England.

27 July 2020
Circular Letter: Recurrent and capital funding for 2020-21
19 May 2020
Knowledge Exchange funding: A review of novel evaluation methodologies
14 May 2020
Circular Letter: Notice of Accelerated Quality-related Research (QR) Funding - Confirmation of Allocation
16 April 2020
Circular Letter: Knowledge Exchange accountability and funding: revised timetable due to coronavirus (covid-19)

Knowledge Exchange accountability and funding: revised timetable due to coronavirus (covid-19)

03 April 2020
Circular Letter - Notice of Additional Funding

Research England has been allocated further funding to distribute to eligible higher education institutions (HEIs) for 2019-20.

By Circular Letter - Notice of additional funding
26 March 2020
Circular Letter on Reprofiling of Payments March 2020

Notice of a re-profiling of payments relating to existing research funding.

02 March 2020
Knowledge Exchange Framework: Clustering and narrative templates

This report sets out further detail on clustering and narrative templates for the knowledge exchange framework (KEF).

16 January 2020
Knowledge Exchange Framework: Decisions for the first iteration

Report detailing the decisions taken by Research England for the implementation of the first iteration of the Knowledge Exchange Framework.

10 January 2020
Circular letter - Notice of additional funding

Research England has been allocated further funding to distribute to eligible higher education institutions (HEIs) for 2019-20.

08 January 2020
REF 2021 Codes of practice complaints and investigation Circular letter

Circular Letter – A consultation upon the REF 2021 Codes of practice complaints and investigation process

27 November 2019
REF 2021 Circular Letter concerning the codes of practice complaints process

This circular letter is to notify you of the UK funding bodies' intention to publish a public consultation upon the management of complaints and investigations relating to the application of the 2021 Research Excellence Framework, (REF 2021) Codes of practice (COP).

04 October 2019
The changing research landscape and reflections on national research assessment in the future

Research England commissioned RAND Europe to conduct a landscaping study to understand the changing research landscape over the next 5 to 10 years, and the possible application of technology within the process of national research assessment.

22 August 2019
Knowledge Exchange Framework: Outcomes of Consultation and Pilot Exercise

This document provides an analysis of the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF) consultation responses and KEF pilot exercise and presents a summary of the main themes that have emerged. The findings are being used to inform the ongoing development of the KEF.

16 August 2019
How we fund higher education institutions

Research England provides funding to English higher education institutions for research and knowledge exchange. This booklet gives an introduction to our funding methods.

29 July 2019
Independent advice on university-investor links: Mike Rees report

An independent report, published on 29 July 2019, will inform Research England’s ongoing work to support university technology transfer.