- $483.5 million awarded in research funding in 2011-2012 (McGill and affiliated hospitals)
- 76 government- and industry-sponsored research contracts valued at over $6.28 million in 2012-13 (not including affiliated hospitals)
- 63 licenses and options to license granted to the private sector in 2010-13, for a cumulative total of 165 active licences
- One of the largest patent portfolios among Canadian universities. 22 national and international patents were granted to McGill from 2012-2013.