Licenses & options executed
(Indicator Number: S34)

Category: Economic Development

What It Measures: Commercial interest in a university's research. Transfer of research from university to commercial interests is accomplished through the licensing of intellectual property by the institution to industry.

Data Reporting Lag: The reporting for this indicator has a 1 year difference. The latest data available is from 2020 for the indicator reporting year of 2021

Value Comparison: When comparing this value for Adequacy and Improvement, a higher value is better.

Data Source For Indicator Value: AUTM, Licensing Survey


is currently below the average of the 3 previous years (65)

There is no "Adequacy" metric for this indicator