Policy paper

Science and research funding: 2015 to 2016

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Sets out the budget allocations for science and research for 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016.



This document sets out the allocation of the ring fenced science and research budget to the Research Councils, Higher Education Funding Councils, National Academies and UK Space Agency for the financial year 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016.

This brings the overall investment in science and research to £5.8 billion in 2015 to 2016.