Points of Pride

Innovation Gateway helps UGA researchers move their research breakthroughs into the marketplace through licensing and startups.

LICENSING

675+

products introduced
to the marketplace

52

new products
on the market
in FY 2017

Top 5

among all U.S. universities
in new products reaching
the marketplace
4th consecutive year

Top 10

among all U.S. universities
in deal flow (licenses/options)
10th consecutive year

TOP PRODUCT CATEGORIES FY 2017

Products

STARTUPS

1,300+

jobs created

160+

companies created
based on UGA research

7

new startups
FY 2017

TOP MARKET SECTORS FY 2017

FY 2014 Top Market Sectors

ECONOMIC IMPACT

$128M+

economic impact
from jobs created

$8.7M

licensing revenue
FY 2017

3 out of 4

startups located in Georgia

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