EU India Social Sciences and Humanities platform launched

By Dr Nafees Meah, Director RCUK India In a recent blog, I wrote about an EU India Social Sciences and Humanities Platform (EqUIP) that has been in gestation for a while.  I am now very pleased to say that the Platform was successfully launched at a high profile event in New Delhi on the 14th […]

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The US Research Landscape

By Stephen Elsby, Director of RCUK US Three years in, and I’m just about comfortable with the idea of sharing my perceptions of the US research funding landscape. That said, you never stop learning, so I present below a few thoughts with a hope that it will start a dialogue. The USA (both public and […]

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EU India social sciences and humanities platform soon to take off

By Dr Nafees Meah, Director RCUK India Over the past few years, UK’s Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) along with sister European funding agencies have been busy building up a strong portfolio of collaborative research.  For example, NORFACE (New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in […]

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Latest news on the RCUK Gateway to Research

Studentship information – Update The team has been working hard to get the student project information that we hold into the system as planned but we have since identified some important data protection issues that need resolution, along with some outstanding technical issues, to ensure faithful transfer of data to the RCUK Gateway to Research […]

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A remote ingredient spicing the new emerging India

By Dr Monika Sharma, Senior Programme Manager, RCUK India Until October 2011, when I was an enthusiastic researcher, all that attracted my attention was to publish research in high impact factor journals. Thereafter, to taste something different, I joined Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) where my major task was to disseminate information on various research funding opportunities […]

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Gateway to Research – latest news!

The latest updates made to Gateway to Research (GtR) include classification information from the RCUK Research Classification System and the Health Research Classification System (HRCS). You will notice that we have now included the Technology Strategy Board Logo on our Home Page. Clicking on the TSB or RCUK logo will take you the Home Page […]

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Brains, workshop and a palace!

By Geeny George Shaju, Communications Manager RCUK India. It’s interesting to note how workshops bring together the best minds; minds that are passionate about their work and want to share their expertise and knowledge. And there is no mind without a brain. On this occasion it was the Aetiology and life course of substance abuse […]

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