Research landscape

Working in Europe | Research Landscape | United Kingdom

There is a sizeable research landscape in the UK, and if you are moving to the UK for the first time you may appreciate a hub you can go to in order to gather information which will aid you in your work and help further your career.

The section below is a great starting point for information on universities and other institutions, funding; science in the government; the research base; and international collaborations.

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Research and Development (R&D)

Industry plays a large role in Research and Development in the UK. Find out more about this sector and about the top companies performing R&D in the UK

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Research across the UK

Learn about the different research activity happening across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Find out how to get involved in research in the UK and the right place for you to begin your career.

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Discover research resources

Use various digital archives, libraries and institutions to learn more about the activity the UK has undertaken in scientific research.