HEFCW circulars give information to the higher education (HE) sector in Wales. They might include information such as funding allocations, information, data or monitoring requests, consultations, calls for strategies, policy announcements and particular information which higher education institutions (HEIs) need to be aware of quickly.
2 August 2021
Responding to the publication of A Performance-based Assessment of the Welsh Research Base, Dr David Blaney, Chief Executive of HEFCW, said: “We welcome the
22 July 2021
This is a consultation on the implementation of a new method for allocating HEFCW’s unhypothecated research funding. This new method will replace the current
Response by: 08 October 2021
21 July 2021
This circular provides details of the monitoring requirements for the Innovation Capacity Development Fund (ICDF) 2019-20 and the Research Wales Innovation Fund (RWIF) 2020/21.
Response by: 20 September 2021
7 July 2021
This circular provides details of 2021-22 allocations for institutions qualifying to receive Higher Education Research Capital funding.
Response by: 01 February 2022 and 29 April 2022
26 May 2021
Researchers lie at the heart of the UK research and innovation ecosystem. Individually and in teams, within and across academic disciplines, researchers produce the
26 May 2021
The Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers is an agreement and series of commitments to improve the employment and support for researchers
19 May 2021
The four UK higher education funding bodies are launching the Future Research Assessment Programme. This programme has been initiated at the request of UK
15 April 2021
• Almost a third of submitted research was considered ‘world-leading’.• A further 47% of submitted research deemed ‘internationally excellent’, according to the outcomes of
3 December 2020
This circular provides details of 2020-21 allocations for institutions qualifying to receive Higher Education Research Capital funding. This circular is a revised version of
Response by: 01 February 2021 and 30 April 2021