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Top funded universities

Three universities account for 25% of our grant funding; 8 for 50%; 18 for 75%; and 88 for 100%.

Top funded universities by grant funding (2010-11)

Rank University Research grants (£M)
1 Manchester 18.71
2 Edinburgh* 14.89
3 Cambridge 14.72
4 Imperial College, London 13.66
5 Nottingham 13.59
6 Oxford 12.67
7 University College, London 10.19
8 Bristol 8.29
9 Glasgow 8.28
10 Newcastle 6.95
11 Warwick 6.92
12 Leeds 6.77
13 Sheffield 5.48
14 Dundee 4.93
15 Birmingham 4.91
16 King's College, London 4.88
17 Liverpool 4.85
18 York 4.74
19 East Anglia 4.37
20 Aberdeen 4.33
21 Cardiff 3.49
22 Leicester 2.85
23 Sussex 2.85
24 Southampton 2.68
25 Royal Veterinary College 2.58

*Two BBSRC-funded institutes, the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Science (IBERS) and The Roslin Institute (RI), are now embedded respectively in Aberystwyth University and The University of Edinburgh. In addition to the funds detailed in the table above, the Institutes received Core Strategic Grants of £4.5M (2009-10: £4.5M) and £8.5M (2009-10: £7.5M) respectively.