Welcome to UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)
01 Apr 2018



Sir Mark Walport marks the first day of UK Research and Innovation.




The Science and Technology Facilities Council is now part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), a national funding agency investing in science and research in the UK. UKRI operates across the whole of the UK with a combined budget of more than £6 billion and brings together the 7 Research Councils, Innovate UK and Research England.

To mark the first day of UKRI, you can read an inaugural message from Sir Mark Walport, UKRI CEO.​

Find out more about what this means for research in the UK on the UKRI website​.

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