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Murray Edwards College
University of Cambridge

What we spend and how we spend it

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Financial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, procurement, contracts and financial audit.

Funding/income

The funding of the College derives from College fees and charges [[[RENTS LINK O/S]]] to senior and junior members, the College's investment portfolio, donations and Gift Aid receipts from its wholly-owned companies (Murray Edwards Developments Ltd [[[NEW LINK]]] and Murray Edwards Conferences Ltd [[[NEW LINK]]]).

The income and expenditure of the College is described in further details on the College Operations page.

Budgetary and account information

College Accounts are available from the College Operations page.

Annual budgets are produced for each department by cost centre, and are available free, on request, from The Freedom of Information Officer at foi@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.

Financial audit reports

Copies of the independent auditors' annual reports to the Governing Body of the Council may be found in the College Accounts on the College Operations page.

Copies of the unreserved sections of the reports of the Audit Committee of the Governing Body are available free, on request, from The Freedom of Information Officer at foi@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.

Capital programme

The College prepares a separate programme for Capital works available free, on request, from The Freedom of Information Officer at foi@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.

Financial regulations and procedures

The College's Ordinances are here.

Staff pay and grading structures

Staff grades and pay structures are available free, on request, from The Freedom of Information Officer at foi@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk.

Register of suppliers

The College does not have an approved list of suppliers, but in order to obtain best value for money engages in various consortium purchasing arrangements. The details of those arrangements are not included in this publication scheme for reasons of commercial confidentiality.

Procurement and tender procedures and reports

The College is not a public authority for the purpose of European Law relating to tendering requirements. It is normal practice in relation to capital works is to procure them through a tendering process.

Contracts

The College does not publish details of its commercial contracts.

Research funding

The College funds its own scheme of Research Fellowships; advertisements are placed annually. The College is able to assist Fellows through a grant scheme to which application has to be made. There are also funding schemes to assist students in their studies.