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Oxford Startup Ecosystem Overview

City Ranking
National Ranking
5th
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4
in United Kingdom
Regional Ranking
21st
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24
in Western Europe
Global Ranking
92nd
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86
worldwide

top industries
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Health
#25 worldwide
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Education
#140 worldwide
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Social & Leisure
#142 worldwide

notable startups
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startup iconOur World In Data
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The Startup Ecosystem of Oxford is ranked at number 92 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 86 spots since 2020. Oxford also ranks at number 5 in United Kingdom, and 21 in Western Europe.

Oxford is an ideal place to locate for Health, Education and Social & Leisure startups. As the most popular industries in Oxford, there is a sample of 23 Health startups in Oxford, 17 Education startups in Oxford, and 7 Social & Leisure startups in Oxford, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 69 startups in Oxford, no accelerators in Oxford, no coworking spaces in Oxford, no organizations in Oxford and no leaders in Oxford.

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Building the most advanced global infrastructure for People Science. Read more
Our World In Data is a focussing on the powerful changes that reshape our world. Read more
EduLift combines tried and tested pedagogic methodology with innovative software, web applications and print resources in order to improve the way we learn. In late 2011, LinguaLift - http://lingualift.com/ - opened its doors to language learners, with its innovative interactive textbook, advanced learning applications, and online community of like-minded learners. Read more
Sirv is your one-stop media asset management and delivery solution for websites and apps. With Sirv you can increase your website speed and decrease the time-to-market of your images. E-commerce owners can benefit from the top of the class 360 degree product viewer and image zoom. - Robust image processing API. Manipulate your images by simply changing the URL. Original image is backed up on 3 separate servers and is left untouched. - Modern and familiar interface to manage your media. - Robust collaboration features with multiple access levels. - Add watermarks and overlay text. - Automatic image optimization. - Automatic generation and delivery of responsive images. - On-the-fly image format conversion, to deliver the most optimal image format. WebP is supported. - All images are seamlessly delivered through a global CDN. - Stunning image zoom effect for hi-res images. - Real-life like 360 degree product viewer. Read more
BrokerNotes enables traders to find the most suitable, reputable, and affordable broker for them. Read more
Kudos offers web-based tools and services to help researchers, institutions, publishers, and funders increase the impact of their research. Read more
We help accelerate human discovery and fight disease by enabling everyone to see and understand the microscopic details of life Read more
WaveOptics, designs and manufactures waveguides for AR wearables. Read more
billmonitor is an insights and recommendation engine turning the Big Data complexity of bills and tariffs into simple, actionable intelligence, so users can make informed decisions and save money in minutes. It uses very advanced statistical algorithms to deliver the value of consultancy-led Telecom Expense Management as an API / SaaS to everyone who wants to make the best tariff decisions for their customers - both B2C and B2B. Read more
Zegami is a data visualization platform designed to make data analysis accessible to everyone. Read more
Blokur is a tech company that empowers Internet of Creators using blockchain technology. Read more
Retronaut: see the past like you wouldn't believe. Retronaut showcases the most intensely unexpected images from the world's archives. Its a viral hit-maker for history. We get 4.5million page views from 750k visits each month. We have 155k Facebook fans. All this without spending anything on marketing. Now we want to secure native advertising in the form of sponsored capsules. Read more
Oxwash is developing a clinical-grade laundry/dry cleaning service with space age technology. Read more
An Oxford spin-out using AI to write code, starting with Java unit test suites that catch errors earlier and faster in a DevOps pipeline Read more
Reactive Technologies we are committed to enabling a more intelligent use of energy Read more
BMG Intepco has developed an innovative versatile solution (1) for the removal of oil, oil products, lubes and greases as well as metal ions from domestic and industrial waste water, and (2) for the clean-up of oil spills in water. Read more
PQShield is assembling a crack team of cryptographers to solve the world’s most pressing cryptographic challenge. Read more
White & Black Legal LLP is a specialist corporate and technology law firm. We are a niche practice staffed by lawyers who at both partner and associate level have worked at leading international law firms and institutions and are experienced in transactions spanning Europe, the US, Japan, China, Hong Kong, India and the Middle East. Members of the team have lived and worked in the US, Germany, Hong Kong and Japan, and are fluent in various languages including German, Japanese and Czech.  Read more
Oxford Entrepreneurs is an Oxford-based British student society which was founded in 2002 to encourage entrepreneurship among students at University of Oxford and established the Oxford Entrepreneurs Incubation Centre in 2009 for Oxford student startups in space provided by the institution. Its successes include Plink – a mobile app that recognises well-known artworks – which was also Google's first UK acquisition. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxford_Entrepreneurs Read more
In-silico development of enzymes for pharma Read more
Genomics plc aiming to lead the genomic transformation of healthcare. Read more
Dendra Systems provides integrated analytics and planting solutions for large-scale ecosystem restoration Read more
StreetDrone is a full-stack autonomous technology developer Read more
Ochre Bio develops genomic medicines to rejuvenate donors' livers before transplant, so that everyone who needs a new liver gets one. Read more
Building the definitive global marketplace for composite tooling Read more
Intelligent Quality Analytics (IQA) is a software-based service that aims to revolutionize medical imaging quality improvement programs (QIPs). Ultrasound scans are relied on in over 9 million births a year in the US and EU, creating over 500 million images per year. With IQA, for the first time, every ultrasound scan can be checked for quality and completeness creating peace of mind for hospital providers and patients alike. IQA helps ensure that best practice becomes normal practice so that: • More patients get the right treatment first time • Fewer patients get recalled • Millions of dollars are saved on litigation related to imaging errors Ultrasound is the most widely used medical imaging technology, which creates an addressable market for IQA estimated to be over a billion dollars worldwide. The technology underpinning Intelligent Ultrasound's IQA service has applicability in across all ultrasound applications and more broadly in other imaging techniques. Read more
AgTech venture that grows food in the desert. Using proprietary technology, DryGro can grow food in high-temperature environments using 99% less water than conventional agriculture. Read more
iLoF - Intelligent Lab on Fiber is enabling a new era of personalized, precision medicine. Read more
Traced operates as a mobile cybersecurity start-up. Read more
UK-based SME commercialising silk-based peripheral nerve repair conduits Read more
Delivering powerful online adverting data to make informed decisions. Read more
TrustlessBank is a blockchain development company. Read more
Making learning easier for everyone Read more
Ultromics clinicians and engineers working together to set new standards for world-class cardiovascular diagnostic tools. Read more
Enterprise SaaS platform answering retail's most fundamental question 'Why do customers choose retailer x over retailer y?' Read more
Pinboard is a skill-sharing platform where anyone can teach each other skills, online or near you. Read more
Dynium Robot is a computer software company that specializes in the fields of information technology, hardware, and artificial intelligence. Read more
Theolytics is a pre-clinical stage biotechnology company developing next-generation oncolytic viral therapies. Read more
PowerMarket provides global solar intelligence using downstream satellite data and advanced AI. Read more
SpyBiotech Operators of a biotechnology platform intended to generate next-generation vaccines. Read more
Opsydia is set to disrupt a number of industries by its ability to create practically invisible structures inside transparent materials.  Read more
Bimble is the app for great, little places. Peer-to-peer place recommendations from around the world. Read more
Pioneering a new approach to vaccine development and manufacturing using cutting-edge technologies to produce novel synthetic vaccines. Read more
Osler Diagnostics is a health technology company developing innovative biosensor technology and products. Read more
Metaboards is an electronic company that provides ubiquitous power and data, by creating metamaterials. Read more
OMass Technologies is a drug discovery company exploiting novel mass spectrometry platforms to develop therapeutics. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in United Kingdom Ranked by StartupBlink

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1.05
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2.540
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2.453
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1.93
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2.112
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