Welcome to Research Councils UK in India.
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 £150 million in co-funded research programmes.
RCUK India has facilitated an impressive portfolio of:
Through these research programmes, RCUK India enables a strong, strategic and mutually beneficial partnership with India.
After a successful UK-India scoping workshop facilitated by RCUK India, in March 2015 in New Delhi, the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and India’s Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) jointly invite proposals for collaborative research networking projects on Sustaining Water Resources for Food, Energy and Ecosystem Services.
Following a successful UK-India scoping workshop held in March 2015 in New Delhi, the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council and the Indian Council of Historical Research jointly invite proposals for collaborative research networking projects on Cultural Heritage and Rapid Urbanisation in India.
The UK’s Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and Newton Fund partners i.e. the Indian Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Brazil (CONFAP) and China have announced a join Newton Fund call inviting proposals for bilateral research activities in the form of Virtual Joint Centres in Agricultural Nitrogen.