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Glossary of Terms
 


Glossary of terms for UK Shared Business Service Ltd (UK SBS) 

A
 
AHRC

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Arts and Humanities Research Council
 
 
B
 
BEIS

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Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
BBSRC

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Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council


 
E
 
EPSRC

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Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
ESRC

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Economic and Social Research Council

 
F
 
FAQs

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Frequently asked questions

 
H
 
HR

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Human Resources

 
I
 
ICT

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Information and communications technology
ISS

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Information Solutions Services
IT

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Information Technology
IT IS

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Information Technology Information Security

 
J
 
Je-S

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Joint electronic submission
    
M
 
MRC

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Medical Research Council

 
N
 
NDPBs

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Non-Departmental Public Bodies
NERC

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Natural Environment Research Council
NHS

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National Health Service

 
P
 
PDF

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Portable Document Format

 
R
 
RCUK

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Research Councils UK
RCUK SSC Ltd

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Research Councils UK Shared Service Centre Ltd (former name of UK SBS)

 
S
 
STFC

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Science and Technology Facilities Council

 
T
 
 
TSB

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Technology Strategy Board

 
U
 
UK SBS

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UK Shared Business Services Ltd

 
V
 
VAT

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Value Added Tax