Strathclyde Inspire
Measuring success

Strathclyde Inspire will also contribute to the University Strategy, Vision 2025; generate fresh income and deliver significant reputational impact.

Vision 2025 - KPIs

  • Employability 
  • Knowledge exchange income
  • Strategic relationships


  • Licensing
  • Equity returns
  • Impact of recruitment


  • Student experience
  • Work-ready graduates
  • Economic impact
  • Social impact

Success indicators

  • Entrepreneurial people
  • Start-ups/Innovation-driven enterprises
  • Investment pipeline
  • Licences 
  • Returns 

Indicators of success

No. of students taking credit bearing entrepreneurship education
No. of students engaging in practical entrepreneurship activities
No. of staff taking part in CPD opportunities
No of. entrepreneurship ambassadors
No. of students and graduates taking part in start-up programme
No. of new start-ups created by students/alumni
No. of staff starting stage-gated commercialisation programme
No. of licence agreements negotiated
No. of potential investment opportunities in pipeline
No. of innovation-driven enterprises created
Investment into new opportunities
No. of strategic SME partners