Impact

Imperial technologies create new businesses, improve patient outcomes, and change the world

Our impact

Companies developed at Imperial College London make strong contributions to the UK economy, employing highly skilled workers and creating novel technologies and therapies. Imperial Innovations assesses over 360 invention disclosures a year, provides advice and guidance to academics, licenses technology to existing organisations and forms around 10 new businesses per year. Our work to support Imperial scientists achieve impact through their research is vital.
1000+
Jobs created
360
Inventions disclosures
6-10
Companies founder per year
>150
Spinouts founded
30
Licence deals per year

TTO Reports

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Patient Capital - a new way to fund UK science

Our MD Technology Transfer Tony Hickson discusses the rise of Patient Capital as a means to fund UK science

Technology Transfer in The UK

Assembled by the TTOs of Imperial, Cambridge, Oxford, UCL, Edinburgh and Manchester Universities, this document summarises and corrects common myths and misconceptions about Technology Transfer in the UK.