Our venture portfolio

Our researchers and students are using their skills, knowledge and research to form new spin-outs, start-ups and social enterprises that are at the forefront of new technologies, medical advances, and sustainable approaches.  

Exeter Innovation in numbers


In 2021-22, University of Exeter spin-outs raised over £12 million in external investment. 

Top 20

With 26 spin outs created since 2011, we are in the Top 20 UK universities for number of spin-outs created (Beauhurst Spotlight on Spinouts 2023). 


In 2021-22, our graduate start-ups had a combined annual turnover of over £28 million.


Here are some of the ventures whose work is helping to create a greener, healthier and fairer future.