Research Funds

Research funds management in Greek Higher Education Institutions is supported by the Committee of the Special Account for Research Funds established in 1996 under the ministerial decree KA/ 679/1996 (Government Gazette 826 / 10.09.96 / Vol B’), and is controlled by chartered accountants at the end of each year.

The Special Account for Research Funds is aimed at

  • supplying and managing funds from any source, for the purpose of research, education, training, lifelong programmes and ongoing projects for scientific, technological and cultural services
  • special research work, laboratory tests and analyses
  • providing advice
  • drafting specifications
  • catering for services or activities to other related bodies/services contributing to linking education and research with manufacturing processes