Points of Pride

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

LICENSING

800+

products introduced
to the marketplace

59

new products
reached the market
in FY 2020

Top 5

for new products
among U.S. universities
FY 2018

Top 10

for licenses/options
with industry among
U.S. universities
FY 2018
(12th consecutive year)

TOP PRODUCT CATEGORIES FY 2018

Products

STARTUPS

1,300+

jobs created

200+

companies created
based on UGA research

9

new startups
FY 2018

TOP MARKET SECTORS FY 2018

FY 2014 Top Market Sectors

ECONOMIC IMPACT

$531M

annual economic impact
from research-based startups

$10.6M

licensing revenue
FY 2018

3 out of 4

startups located in Georgia

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