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The Ecosystem of Oxford Startups

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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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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 39 Health startups in Oxford, 34 Education startups in Oxford, and 10 Social & Leisure startups in Oxford, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 121 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
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
Photocrowd is an online photo community and photo contest platform Read more
Brill Power is a clean-tech platform that develops cutting-edge battery management technology. 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
Classlist enables parents at the same school to make trusted, secure connections; making their life easier and school communities stronger. Read more
BrokerNotes enables traders to find the most suitable, reputable, and affordable broker for them. 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
Learningwithexperts.com provides a structured virtual learning environment delivering vocational and hobby courses. Read more
Kudos offers web-based tools and services to help researchers, institutions, publishers, and funders increase the impact of their research. Read more
Oxwash is developing a clinical-grade laundry/dry cleaning service with space age technology. Read more
FitnessGenes is pioneering the field of genetic data analysis to produce personalized fitness and diet recommendations. Read more
Tokamak Energy is a private company developing and accelerating the development of fusion power. Read more
WaveOptics, designs and manufactures waveguides for AR wearables. Read more
Inkpath is about people performance as well as course performance. Read more
Lightricity Ltd was founded in 2017 to commercialise its high-efficiency energy harvesting technology. Read more
Evox Therapeutics is a biotechnology company that harnesses and engineer the natural trafficking capabilities of extracellular vesicles. Read more
Oxford PV is a provider of perovskite solar cells. Read more
First Light Fusion is an energy company that focuses on researching energy generation by inertial confinement fusion. 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
We help accelerate human discovery and fight disease by enabling everyone to see and understand the microscopic details of life Read more
Traced operates as a mobile cybersecurity start-up. Read more
Healthcare, Medical Technology, SaaS Read more
Dendra Systems provides integrated analytics and planting solutions for large-scale ecosystem restoration Read more
Oxbotica powers the navigation, perception, user interface, fleet management, and other features needed to run self-driving vehicles. 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
Blokur is a tech company that empowers Internet of Creators using blockchain technology. Read more
Bimble is the app for great, little places. Peer-to-peer place recommendations from around the world. Read more
Ultromics clinicians and engineers working together to set new standards for world-class cardiovascular diagnostic tools. Read more
Refeyn is specialising in label-free single molecule imaging and mass measurement. Read more
PQShield is assembling a crack team of cryptographers to solve the world’s most pressing cryptographic challenge. Read more
Mind Foundry is an Oxford University company that has developed an AI platform to solve the world's most important problems. Read more
Sense Biodetection Limited is a molecular diagnostics company . Read more
PepGen is empowering nucleic acid therapeutics to go the distance. Read more
Building the definitive global marketplace for composite tooling Read more
The developers of RDFox. Oxford Semantic Technologies' mission to bring cutting-edge research in semantic web technologies to industry. Read more
SociAbility is Empowering social inclusion through better access information Read more
Reactive Technologies we are committed to enabling a more intelligent use of energy Read more
Tubular is a new way to manage your pipeline for teams. Move the status of a deal in a single click. Assign tasks to yourself or any member of your team. In a glance your whole team is up to date and can work together to progress sales leads whilst reducing internal emails Read more
Orbit Discovery is a peptide display company identifying potential peptide drugs for a range of chronic diseases. Read more
WheelRight Ltd, an Oxford, UK-based tyre monitoring company, Read more
Oxular is a medical device startup dedicated to revolutionizing the way we measure ocular surface topography. Read more
SPORTSIDE is the Global Local Sports Club – connecting you in your community to local sports people looking for a game, sports coaches. Read more
NorthRow helps businesses to efficiently protect themselves from financial crime, from failures to comply with related legislation. Read more
Orthox develops tissue regenerative implants that address large injuries to cartilage tissues in which early osteoarthritis may be present. Read more
Animal Dynamics is a spinout company from the Department of Zoology at University of Oxford Read more
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