Who are we?

UBI Index is a European research initiative, and we have built the first global benchmark of University Business Incubators.

We are based in Stockholm, Sweden, with an international research team specialized in incubation and entrepreneurship indexes.

Why Benchmark?

  • To learn best practices on the world’s leading University Business Incubators
  • To find out how new companies are getting created by the next generation of entrepreneurs
  • To recognize top university incubators in the world

Application 2014

» Application period until Feb 25, 2014

Global Benchmark 2013

Top incubator testimonials

“It’s always wonderful to get some acknowledge- ment and it’s just great to get some external validation of what we are doing. It is certainly best practice and the label is also international.” Gary Leyden Director of NDRC

“It feels great to be recognized this way and it was quite unexpected as well. Moreover, this is the first in-depth research about the university business incubators around the world so we feel very honored.”Brad Burke Managing Director of Rice Alliance

“It’s a great honor and somehow we never considered this as a competition. However, somebody actually recognized our works and we realized that we had been doing a good job.”Juuso Koskinen Captain of Startup Sauna

“It was a nice surprise and I have always felt that we have done a great job in terms of being a best practice incubator. Therefore, having that recognized on a global basis was wonderful. We have been very happy.”Woodrow Maggard Associate Vice Provost of UB Technology Incubator

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