EPSRC

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is the main government agency of the United Kingdom for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing in a broad range of subjects; from mathematics to materials science, and from information technology to structural engineering.

Mission of the EPSRC:
  • Promote and support, by any means, high quality basic, strategic and applied research and related postgraduate training in engineering and the physical sciences.
  • Advance knowledge and technology (including the promotion and support of the exploitation of research outcomes), and provide trained scientists and engineers, which meet the needs of users and beneficiaries (including the chemical, communications, construction, electrical, electronic, energy, engineering, information technology, pharmaceutical, process and other industries), thereby contributing to the economic competitiveness of the United Kingdom and the quality of life.
Full Partner in CHIST-ERA I
Full Partner in CHIST-ERA II
United Kingdom

Contact(s)

Adam Luqmani
EPSRC
Tel: +44 (0)1793 44 4460