Carnegie Mellon University

Facts & Figures

Carnegie Mellon University continually generates novel and important discoveries in science and technology. Our job at CTTEC is to ensure these technologies find their way from CMU labs to the marketplace.

Fiscal Year 2018* 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011-2005
Income from Licensing ($M) - 8.4 16.1 6.3 6.8 5.3 19.9 41.4
Sponsored Research Revenue ($M) - 241.8 240.0 243.7 261.9 275.4 271.9 1659.9
Invention Disclosures - 258 257 473 256 241 172 859
Inventors Served - 473 458 513 438 432 417 2467
Number of Patents Filed - 247 256 253 235 208 133 613
Number of Patents Issued - 74 55 52 46 35 20 218
Number of Licenses, Options and other Agreements - 211 212 180 181 165 147 749
Number of New Spin-Off Companies Created - 10 8 11 11 12 10 68

* CMU's Fiscal Year end is June 30th. Please fill out the following form if you would like to be alerted once we post our 2018 figures.



Notes:

  • Fiscal year runs from July 1st to June 30th
  • These numbers represent only those being tracked through CTTEC.