Carolina Startups

DATA BASED ON UPDATED ANALYSIS PERFORMED JANUARY 31, 2018

STARTUPS: FUNDING RAISED

STARTUPS: ANNUAL REVENUE

STARTUPS: ECONOMIC IMPACT

IP STARTUPS BY ACADEMIC UNIT

These startups licensed IP from UNC-Chapel Hill. The schools and departments of key faculty founders are indicated.

Faculty Startups

Student and Alumni Startups

Includes startups founded by students while enrolled or within three years of graduating.
Note: The sum of these categories exceeds the total of 302 startups as some ventures had multiple founders who launched startups as undergraduate students, graduate students and alumni.

Social Startups

Numbers in chart will not equal total social startups. These do not include inactive startups, those launched in the most recent year or those with an unknown start date. Date ranges above reflect calendar years.