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RCUK India plays a key role in enhancing the UK-India relationship in science and research.
Since 2008 RCUK, the Government of India and their partners have together invested over £200 million in co-funded research programmes.
RCUK India has facilitated an impressive portfolio of over 100 high-quality, high-impact UK-India research projects, involving over 90 industry partners.
Through these research programmes, RCUK India enables a strong, strategic and mutually beneficial partnership with India.
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The Indian Minister of Science, Technology and Earth Sciences Dr Harsh Vardhan commended the growing UK-India research partnership, as he participated in the UK-India observational campaign to study monsoon variability today in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
The UK’s Minister for Universities, Science, and Cities the Rt Hon Jo Johnson and the Indian Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr Harsh Vardhan, led their delegations to the 5th UK-India Science and Innovation Council held in London on 15 June 2016.
The large-scale observational campaign will see UK and Indian scientists use NERC's state-of-the-art research aircraft to take atmospheric measurements of the summer monsoon, which will be increasingly strong over the next few weeks.