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RCUK Office in India logoWelcome to Research Councils UK in India.

RCUK India plays a key role in enhancing the UK-India relationship in science and research.

Since 2008, Research Councils UK, Government of India and third parties have together invested over £230 million in co-funded research programmes.

RCUK India has facilitated an impressive portfolio of over 140 high-quality, high-impact UK-India research projects, involving over 100 industry partners.

Through these research programmes, RCUK India enables a strong, strategic and mutually beneficial partnership with India.

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RCUK India News


Antimicrobial Resistance in India: Expression of Interest for Interactive Workshop

Research Councils UK (RCUK) and the Indian Department of Biotechnology (DBT) are inviting expressions of interest to participate in an Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Sandpit. This sandpit will be a residential interactive workshop over 3.5 days in India in early November 2017.

08 August 2017
India and the UK invite joint proposals for research into Pulses and Oilseeds

The UK’s Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and the Government of India’s Department of Biotechnology (DBT) are delighted to announce a joint call for collaborative research applications between UK and Indian researchers to undertake high quality three-year projects aimed at increasing the productivity, resilience, sustainability and quality of pulses and oilseeds grown for food or feed in India.

20 July 2017
UK Research and Innovation launches interim website

An interim website has been launched today by UK Research and Innovation, www.ukri.org. The site will be a source of news and information about the development of UK Research and Innovation ahead of its formal creation in April 2018.

19 July 2017
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