The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing more than £850 million a year in a broad range of subjects – from mathematics to materials science, and from information technology to structural engineering.

EPSRC is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.

http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/