EPSRC investments by UK Region

The maps on this page show the EPSRC investment portfolio across the UK regions. EPSRC will support excellent research wherever it occurs across the UK and it is important to appreciate that the density of institutions and researchers working within EPSRC’s remit varies across regions.

Number of unique EPSRC investigators (PI, CoI and Researcher CoI) by UK region

Figure Legend: Number of unique EPSRC investigators (PI, CoI and Researcher CoI) by UK region. Data taken from all active grants on 1 October 2018.


The total EPSRC investment portfolio by UK region is available through our Grants on the Web system. However, we are keen to provide visual representations of this complex data to inform on-going discussions with our partners. The aim is to update these maps approximately every six months.

Average EPSRC grant investment in each UK region

Figure Legend: Average EPSRC grant investment in each UK region. Data taken from all active grants on 1 October 2018.


When the total EPSRC investment is weighted by unique Principal Investigator the below visualisation is generated.

Average EPSRC investment by unique Principal investigator

Figure Legend: Average EPSRC investment by unique Principal investigator. Data taken from all active grants on 1 October 2018.