Funding at the University

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Dear University of Oxford,

I write to request information regarding funding received by individual University departments over the past three financial years, 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19.
I am requesting information about the following departments, listed in order of priority:

1. School of Engineering Science
2. School of Materials
3. Department of Computer Science
4. Saïd Business School
5. School of Physics
6. Centre for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
7. School of Chemistry
8. Mathematical Institute
9. School of Geography and the Environment
10. School of Earth Science
11. Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies
12. Department of Statistics
13. School of Zoology
14. School of Clinical Medicine
15. School of Physiology
16. Department for Continuing Education

For each of the above departments, please list the total value of research grants and contracts received from industry and commerce (including UK industry and commerce, EU-based industry and commerce and non-EU industry and commerce) over the past three financial years, 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19.
Please also list the total value of research grants and contracts received by the above departments from UK research councils; UK government and health authorities; European commission and other EU government bodies; EU-based charities, as well as non-EU charities, over the past three financial years, 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19.
Please also show the total value of funding received from donations and funding body grants (both recurrent grants and specific grants) over the past three financial years, 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19.
Considering the amount of information requested, I am content for the University to provide as much information as the time limit allows, by starting with the first departments, and working downwards, until the appropriate limit is reached.

Yours faithfully,
Ben Jacob

FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Mr Jacob,

I write to acknowledge receipt of your request.

Our aim is to send you a substantive response no later than the statutory deadline of 21 October 2019.

Yours sincerely,

Information Compliance Team
Vice Chancellor’s and Registrar’s Office | University of Oxford
University Offices | Wellington Square | Oxford | OX1 2JD

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FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Mr Jacob,

I write in response to your email of Saturday 21 September.

In order for us to process your request, and ensure we provide you with accurate information, please could you confirm whether our understanding of the scope of your request is correct.

The request relates to information regarding research grants and donations received from two categories:

1. Private companies, irrespective of where the company is based (i.e. UK, EU and non-EU).
2. Publicly-funded organisations or charities, irrespective of where the organisation is based (i.e. UK, EU and non-EU).

Subject to your clarification of the above, our aim is to send you a substantive response within the statutory period of one month.

Yours sincerely,

Information Compliance Team
Vice Chancellor’s and Registrar’s Office | University of Oxford
University Offices | Wellington Square | Oxford | OX1 2JD

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Dear FOI,

Those categories are correct, thanks.

Ben Jacob

FOI, University of Oxford

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Dear Mr Jacob,

Please find attached a response to your request.

Yours sincerely,

Information Compliance Team
University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD
E: [University of Oxford request email]

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