Annual Funding allocations 2020-21
In August 2020 we announced grant allocations for 2020-21 for each university that we fund.
Funds for Research
|Element of Quality-related research (QR) grant||Academic year total (£M)|
|2020-21||Additional funding for 2020-21||Total funding|
|Mainstream QR funding including London weighting||1,095||97||1,192|
|QR Research degree programme (RDP) supervision funding||260||0||260|
|QR Charity support element||204||0||204|
|QR Business research element||64||10||74|
|National research libraries||7||0||7|
|Total QR funding||1,630||107||1,737|
The documents below provide a more detailed breakdown of the recurrent research funding elements.
The recurrent research funding for 2019-20 is available in Annual funding allocations 2019-20.
Funds for Knowledge Exchange
|Funding element||Total (in £M)|
|Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF) main allocation||220|
|Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF) supplement||10|
|Total knowledge exchange funding||230|
The documents below provide more details on knowledge exchange funding.
Knowledge exchange funding for 2019-20 is available in Annual funding allocations 2019-20.