UCL European Research and Innovation Office

HR Excellence in Research:

UCL has been successful in gaining the European Commission’s HR Excellence in Research Award. The award recognises the systems and practices we have in place to support researchers’ career and professional development in line with the national Research Concordat.

HR Excellence in Research

Horizon 2020 Calls for Proposals:

To view all of the available Horizon 2020 funding, please proceed to the European Union Research Participant Portal.



Oct 05, 2015 22:00PM

Identifier: H2020-JTI-IMI2-2015-06-two-stage
Pillar: Societal Challenges
Planned Opening Date:
Deadline: Tue, 14 Jun 2016 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)


Call for proposals for action grants 2015 – Access to Justice

Sep 28, 2015 22:00PM

Identifier: JUST-2015-JACC-AG
Pillar: Access to justice
Planned Opening Date:
Deadline: Wed, 6 Jan 2016 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)



Aug 24, 2015 22:00PM

Identifier: H2020-BBI-PPP-2015-02
Pillar: Societal Challenges
Opening Date:
Deadline: Thu, 3 Dec 2015 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)


Horizon 2020 Overview

ERIO Horizon 2020


Horizon 2020 Overview

Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever, with 79 billion euros of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020). UCL intends to be at the forefront of Horizon 2020 participation, and the UCL European Research & Innovation Office (ERIO) aims to facilitate UCL's achievement of this position.

Our Mission Statement

ERIO Mission Statement


UCL's Horizon 2020 Strategy

Building on UCL's significant success in previous EU Framework Programmes, ERIO has set a strategic vision in which ERIO enables UCL to become the worldwide leader in the coordination of collaborative Horizon 2020 projects. This vision will require:

UCL is also a member of Vision2020: The Horizon Network, an innovation platform for research organisations and companies participating in Horizon 2020.

Specific UCL Policies for Horizon 2020

  • Teams submitting proposals to the Teaming & Twinning programmes must submit an outline business case to ERIO at least four weeks before the call deadline. Further details.
  • All projects coordinated by UCL must include provision for financial, contractual and administrative management tasks to be carried out by ERIO. Please contact Ilaria Marsili at an early stage to discuss your requirements.