Michigan Research by the numbers FY 20

Serving the World through Research

The University of Michigan reported $1.62 billion in research volume during Fiscal Year 2020, which led to important advancements in areas ranging from the COVID-19 pandemic to driverless vehicle technology, social justice and carbon neutrality.

Fiscal Year 2020

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$1.62 billion in total research expenditures
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1,918 new research awards
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522 new inventions
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31 new startups