Middlesex is a thriving global university with an ambitious vision for the future. We teach 40,000 students on career-focused courses at our campuses in London, Dubai, Mauritius and Malta with prestigious academic partners and 2,000 staff across the world.
Our outstanding teaching, research and knowledge transfer make a real difference to people's lives worldwide, while our foresighted approach to industry collaboration provides key advantages to our students, staff and business partners alike.
The University receives income from a variety of different sources, such as the Government (HEFCE/NHS), tuition fees and third parties to help pay for the different types of activity it is involved in.
The main sources of these funds are shown below with a brief explanation.
|Sources of Income||Explanation||Income Received (in thousands)|
| Tuition Fees & Education|
Tuition fees are received either directly from students or via student loans. Education contracts relate to specialist courses (e.g. nursing, paid by the NHS).
|Funding Body Grants||Money from the government (via HEFCE) for teaching, research and student support||£16,681|
|Validation Fees||Fees paid by partners for the right to use Middlesex courses and name||£6,296|
|Rent, Residences and Catering||Hall rent and catering outlets||£6,710|
|Subsidiary Companies||Income from companies owned by the University||£5,566|
|Research Grants & Contracts||Money from Research Councils to support research in particular areas. Also, contract research, for example when a company pays the University for a specific piece of research||£4,934|
|Sports & Childcare||Sports membership, activities and nursery||£770|
|Other Income||Other activities of the University not included above.||£2,734|
The University spends the money it receives on a wide range of activities; from paying its staff, to providing the equipment and environment for its students and staff to achieve their academic and professional goals.
This section provides a breakdown of the key areas where the University spends the money it receives.
|Expenditure Categories||Expenditure (in thousands)|
|Administration & Central Services||£21,486|
|Residences & Catering Operations||£5,264|
|Research Grants & Contracts||£4,934|