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28 February 2019
The Government and Research England invest £10m in fund to extend University Enterprise Zones
The Government and Research England invest £10m in fund to extend University Enterprise Zones

Universities Minister, Chris Skidmore, has today announced a £10m Research England fund to facilitate interactions between universities and small businesses.

26 February 2019
Research England welcomes findings of report published by the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group
Research England welcomes findings of report published by the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group

Research England Executive Chair, David Sweeney, has welcomed a report published by the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group today.

20 February 2019
Research England hears from senior higher education figures about challenges and opportunities
Research England hears from senior higher education figures about challenges and opportunities

More than one hundred and fifty key figures, representing ninety-seven English universities, will come together today (20 February 2019) to tell Research England about the challenges and opportunities they face in a shifting political and social landscape.

07 February 2019
Research England selects Knowledge Exchange Framework pilot group
Research England selects Knowledge Exchange Framework pilot group

Research England has selected 21 English universities to take part in a pilot Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF), which will run between February and May 2019.

31 January 2019
UK higher education funding bodies publish final guidance and criteria for REF 2021
UK higher education funding bodies publish final guidance and criteria for REF 2021

Research England has today published, on behalf of the UK's four higher education funding bodies, the key guidance for UK universities on how to submit their research to the next Research Excellence Framework (REF).