Key Figures


On 31 December 2014, FIMM had almost 200 staff members (198, including sixteen people on personal grants or on personal leave). 64 % of the personnel are researchers and 36 % people supporting research, as well as IT and administrative personnel. 46 % of the research personnel and 36 % of the whole personnel are international, representing over 20 nationalities.

FIMM Personnel 2014

Nationalities represented among FIMM personnel, including researchers and students with grants.


In 2014, the total FIMM income was 15.4 M€, with more than 50 % arising from external competitive grants. The total expenditure was 14.6 M€. As compared to other independent institutes, as well as the University of Helsinki in general, FIMM receives a very high fraction of external funding from Tekes and from the EU.

FIMM total funding (15.4 M€) 2014 and distribution of external funding according to the source of income.

Biocenter Finland funding is competitive infrastructure funding provided by University of Helsinki.

FIMM expenditure (14.6 M€) 2014

Development during the past 5 years

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