Research and Innovation Services


Research and Innovation Services

UCL boasts a track record of groundbreaking research that transforms the lives of people around the world. We provide comprehensive end-to-end support services that make such research possible.

Our teams provide dedicated, specialist support throughout the research and innovation lifecycle to help sustain and advance UCL’s position as a world-class, research-led university.

We play a crucial role in helping our academics to submit more than 4000 grant applications each year and manage a portfolio of approximately 6000 active awards and contracts across the university.

Through the delivery of efficient, effective and flexible advisory and administrative services, we provide our academic community with the tools, support and expertise they need to conduct world-leading, innovative research.

Our services

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Award Services

Our Award Services teams provide comprehensive, end-to-end services to support the management of UCL's externally funded research.

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Contract Services

Our Contract Services team draft, negotiate and approve the terms of all non-clinical research agreements on the behalf of the university.

RIS Portal

Research and Innovation Portal

Find sources of information and guidance across the university to support the management and delivery of your research or innovation project.