By The Numbers

UT Research Foundation 2021 Fiscal Year Stats

Technology Commercialization Impact from UT’s Research Enterprise

The UT Research Foundation (UTRF) helps to move ideas and discoveries by faculty, staff and students from the laboratories and classrooms to the marketplace. It helps protect and commercialize this intellectual property while encouraging an entrepreneurial culture on all of UT’s campuses. This, in turn, contributes to the state’s economic development.

$393+ M

Total Impact Over Past Five Years

Patents Files
Patents Issued
$139 M
Wholly Owned Subsidiaries’ Financial Impact to UT
$3.8 M
Paid to Investors
$1.2 M
Paid to UT Colleges and Departments

Fiscal Year 2021

51 Licenses and Agreements
Wholly Owned Subsidiaries’ Financial Impact to UT
Active Startup Companies
Active Technology licenses
Patents Filed
Patents Issued