The UK depends on science and engineering for its long-term growth and prosperity. With a new story added each week, Growth Stories will showcase over 50 examples of how EPSRC-sponsored researchers have contributed to the health and wellbeing of the UK economy.
We think you’ll be impressed by the range and breadth of the research we have invested in – from low-cost solar-power for the developing world to ground-breaking advances in healthcare and technology crucial to the success of the internet.
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5,500 Researchers supported
2,000 Companies/organisations engaged in research and training activities
Over £320m joint investment with leading partner organisations
Nearly half of EPSRC funded PhD students are employed in business/public services
28 - number of strategic partnerships
EPSRC is the UK’s main agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences.
With a £3.3 billion portfolio, the research we sponsor tackles some of the most difficult issues facing the world today and helps boost the economy by creating jobs and training the leaders of the future.
To find out more visit www.epsrc.ac.uk