Online statistics are published in various formats throughout the year. Start by choosing the subject you're interested in:
The Higher Education - Business and Community Interaction (HE-BCI) survey collects information from HE institutions about activities concerned with the generation, use, application and exploitation of knowledge and other university capabilities outside academic environments.
Press release 215
|Income of UK HE providers from business and community interactions
|Income from collaborative research involving public funding||874,068||963,027||1,143,879|
|Value of contract research||1,093,806||1,137,900||1,193,255|
|Facilities and equipment related services||138,345||143,004||162,926|
|Courses for business and the community||640,834||653,401||679,076|
|Income from regeneration and development programmes||172,841||172,171||180,606|
|Income from Intellectual Property||79,398||86,649||131,117|
|See Press release 215 for more detailed 2013/14 figures and notes|
The HE-BCI survey collects information about spin-off companies and start-ups set up by recent graduates and staff.
Press release 215
|Spin-off activities of UK HE providers|
|Number of new spin-off companies|
|Spin-offs with some HEP ownership||158||130||130|
|Formal spin-offs, not HEP owned||17||24||17|
|Total number of active firms|
|Spin-offs with some HEP ownership||1,045||1,121||1,081|
|Formal spin-offs, not HEP owned||222||209||174|
|Estimated current employment of all active firms (FTE)|
|Spin-offs with some HEP ownership||10,187||10,886||11,358|
|Formal spin-offs, not HEP owned||7,642||10,769||4,294|
|Estimated current turnover of all active firms (£ thousands)|
|Spin-offs with some HEP ownership||899,266||876,950||929,682|
|Formal spin-offs, not HEP owned||1,124,358||1,742,632||327,555|
|Estimated external investment received (£ thousands)|
|Spin-offs with some HEP ownership||651,733||574,562||894,903|
|Formal spin-offs, not HEP owned||162,915||111,775||91,280|
Other ways to get HESA information.
If the stats on the website couldn't answer your question, why not ask the experts directly?
HESA publications are downloadable collections of the most useful data in Excel tables.
HE Business and Community Interaction Survey 2013/14 - Full results of the survey at institution level.
Also includes full answers from the Part A questionnaire.
Related statistics are published by various organisations. These links are to external websites for which HESA is not responsible.
HEFCE produce an annual report on the results of the HE-BCI survey. The reports include breakdowns for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Reports are available back to 1999/2000.
The British Universities Finance Directors Group (BUFDG) provide links to financial statements of UK HE Institutions.