The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills is responsible for building a dynamic and competitive UK economy by:
- Creating the conditions for business success
- Promoting innovation, enterprise and science
- Giving everyone the skills and opportunities to succeed
To do this we will foster world-class universities and promote an open global economy.
BIS research is subject to scrutiny from planning to publication. All substantial projects have a steering group, usually including external experts in the field, which scrutinise the appropriateness of research methods, quality of research execution and content of reports.