According to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Academic Start-ups Survey in fiscal 2022 released in May 2023, the University of Tsukuba ranked 4th for the number of university spin-offs.
|Ranking||University||The number of spin-offs in FY2022|
|1||The University of Tokyo||371|
|4||University of Tsukuba||217|
|7||Tokyo University of Science||151|
|10||Tokyo Institute of Technology||119|
Source (in Japanese) : https://www.meti.go.jp/press/2023/05/20230516003/20230516003.html (May 16, 2023)