Quick guide to Transparent Approach to Costing (TRAC)

UK Research and Innovation's (UKRI) quick guide to TRAC.



A quick guide to Transparent Approach to Costing (TRAC) (PDF)

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TRAC is a method used by UK higher education providers to cost their:

  • teaching
  • research
  • other activities

This document provides a quick guide to TRAC.

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