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Research Accounting

Canada’s federal research grant and funding agencies have extended financial reporting deadlines. Find more details on the Tri-Agency financial reporting extensions for 2023-2024 announcement.

The Research Accounting team supports TMU’s research community in the financial management and reporting of external research grants. By providing timely financial administration, we help minimize financial risk to the university.   

Support for researchers

The Research Accounting team can assist researchers with:

  • understanding reports from the Research Information System (RIS)
  • liaising with funding agencies and interpreting agency regulations
  • preparing financial reports and submitting them to funding agencies
  • coordinating external agency audits

Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide

The Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide (external link)  outlines policies and requirements applicable to Canada’s three major research agencies: the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).


If you have questions about strategies for budget management, contact your financial analyst.