We are one of 7 Research Councils that work together as Research Councils UK (RCUK). We are funded by the Government's Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).
Our budget for 2012-13 is around £467M, and we support around 1600 scientists and 2000 research students in universities and institutes across the UK.
World-class bioscience, curiosity-led research and priority areas
Policies and strategies
Planning, reviews, consultations, employment and diversity policies, policy and position statements
Council, Executive, Boards, Strategy Panels and Research Committees
Job opportunities with BBSRC, institutes and research programmes
Institutes and centres
Institutes, BSBEC, BBSRC NIBB and Systems Biology centres
UK research and innovation campuses
We provide funding for 8 institutes based at 6 campuses across the UK
Strategic partnerships with universities
Increased dialogue between BBSRC and partner universities
Analysis, top funded universities, funding to institutes and regions
Our mission and history
The goals of BBSRC and its Council, history, Chairs and Chief Executives