About us

EPSRC is the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing more than £800 million a year in a broad range of subjects - from mathematics to materials science, and from information technology to structural engineering.

For more information about what we do, our priorities and how we implement our strategy, please read through our Strategy and Delivery Plan section.

For specific information about the research and training we support, please read through the our portfolio section.

Organisation of EPSRC Organisation of EPSRC

Organisation of EPSRC

EPSRC is a non-departmental public body principally funded through the Science Budget by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS). We employ around 230 staff in Swindon.

The history of EPSRC The history of EPSRC
Our governance and advisory bodies Our governance and advisory bodies

Our governance and advisory bodies

EPSRC Council is our senior decision making body which is responsible for determining our policy, priorities and strategy, taking advice from the Strategic Advisory Network

Strategy and delivery plan Strategy and delivery plan
International engagement International engagement

International engagement

Research is an international endeavour and many of the challenges that we face are global. We work with key partners in the UK and abroad to help researchers and research organisations to get maximum value from international collaborations and opportunities.

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Access to information Access to information
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Logos and visual identity

Download copies of EPSRC's logo in various styles and formats, along with the identity guidelines.

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Work for Us

Information about current vacancies at EPSRC, staff benefits and hints about applying.

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People

Profiles of people associated with EPSRC including Fellows, Council members and EPSRC staff.