Support for research and enterprise

The University has a range of resources designed to support the lively research and enterprise culture at Bristol, from advice and training to visiting scholar programmes and public engagement opportunities.

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Research and Enterprise Development (RED)

RED works with University staff and students and with external partners in both industry and the community to support world-class research and enterprise and develop a sustainable portfolio of activities that strengthen and underpin the University's research base.


Funding opportunities

A gateway to information designed to guide academic staff through the process of applying for funding.

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Research staff pages

These pages detail the range of specially-tailored training and development activities and resources that are offered to University staff .

Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS)

The IAS facilitates visits by distinguished international scholars and encourages interdisciplinary research. The Institute also seeks collaborations with industry and the cultural sector, and creates opportunities for people to exchange and generate new ideas.

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Centre for Public Engagement (CPE)

CPE supports and promotes interactions between the University and the outside world, from attracting people to many free public events run by the University, to helping academics share their work with new audiences.

Research Data Management

Research Data Service

A central point of guidance and support for University of Bristol researchers who require help in managing their research data, bringing together several sources of relevant information from within the University as well as links to other key resources from external organisations.