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Top ten for public higher education institutions (NSF)

Texas A&M University’s standing today—as one of the largest research universities in the United States—is testament to more than 125 years of visionary planning and strategic investment.

The National Science Foundation’s most recent Higher Education Research and Development Survey Research conducted at Texas A&M generated annual expenditures of more than $1.148 billion in fiscal year 2021. Texas A&M ranked 14th in the most recent National Science Foundation’s Higher Education Research and Development Survey based on expenditures of more than $1.131 billion in fiscal year 2020. Texas A&M’s rare triple designation as a land-, sea-, and space-grant institution reflects the broad scope of its research, which includes ongoing projects funded by prominent and diverse agencies such as NASA, the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the Office of Naval Research

Research and Development

As one of the world’s leading research institutions, Texas A&M is at the forefront in making significant contributions to scholarship and discovery, including that of science and technology. Texas A&M’s research creates new knowledge that provides basic, fundamental and applied contributions resulting, in many cases, in economic benefits to the state, nation and world.

Research Expenditures (FY2021)

Values are in Millions

Rankings

 

 

#5

In National Science Foundation Funding

Higher Education Research & Development NSF Survey, fiscal year 2020

 

 

#14

In Total Research Expenditures in the nation

Based on total research expenditures of $1.131B for fiscal year 2020 NSF Survey