Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)

Apply for specific-course designation

Applications are now open for alternative providers. Read more ...

Research facilities to lead the way

£290 million will support research projects at five new university and business partnerships. Read more ...  

Senior clinical lectureships

The final six awards from the scheme have now been allocated. Read more ... 

Boost for modern languages

£3.1 million will support a boost to demand for courses in modern foreign languages. Read more ... 

Students’ Green Fund

NUS receives £5 million from HEFCE to help students engage with their universities and colleges on sustainable development. Read more ...

About HEFCE

The Higher Education Funding Council for England promotes and funds high quality, cost-effective teaching and research, meeting the diverse needs of students, the economy and society.

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