About Research England

We are responsible for funding and engaging with English higher education providers, to create and sustain the conditions for a healthy and dynamic research and knowledge exchange system in the higher education sector.

Who we are

Read about our vision, mission and people

How we're governed

See what the Council does and who its members are

Our terms and conditions, policies and standards

View our terms and conditions and read about amendments to data

Our publications and circular letters

See all of our publications and circular letters in one place

How we engage with institutions

Find your institution engagement manager and read about what they do

How we support research excellence

Discover how we're supporting research excellence

Shared information

Some information about Research England is shared with UKRI and other councils.

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