Welcome to the website of the Research Councils UK China.
Established in 2007, RCUK China enhances research funding partnerships between the UK and China. We aim to support the best researchers in the UK and China to develop high-quality, high-impact research partnerships.
To date, we have facilitated over £160 million in co-funded programmes supporting 78 UK-China research projects that have involved more than 60 universities and 50 industry partners in both countries.
Contact details for the RCUK China team and other Research Councils overseas offices can be found here.
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The Medical Research Council (MRC), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) have announced that they will shortly be launching a call for research proposals focusing on antibacterial resistance.
The RCUK China team have produced Shaping the Future, a new publication to promote the achievements and impact of Research Council programmes in China.
For the first time, the prestigious Shanghai Theater Academy (STA) is opening up its archives to researchers funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s International Placement Scheme (IPS).
The largest UK - China Agri-Tech workshop under UK Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is being held in Beijing in March, 2015. So far it has brought together over 100 participants including leading UK and Chinese researchers from nearly 50 partner institutions. This STFC-led programme is funded by the UK.
Welcome to the new RCUK China website and news feed which highlights how RCUK is engaging with China through a wide portfolio of excellent research programmes.