The UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) is the UK and India’s flagship bilateral collaboration programme on education and research.
By strengthening education and research collaboration between the UK and India, UKIERI helps both countries to achieve their knowledge ambitions.
Founded in 2006, the UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) has facilitated over 25,000 academic exchanges spanning 4,500 education institutions.
UKIERI has been implemented in three phases from 2006 to 2011, 2011 to 2016 and 2016 to 2022. The fourth phase of UKIERI was launched in 2023.