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Research and innovation

The University of Ottawa ranks among Canada’s top 10 research universities. Our research is founded on excellence, relevance and impact and is conducted in a spirit of equity, diversity and inclusion.

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Canada 150 Research Chair


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At uOttawa, we are committed to fostering equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI).

Learn how we promote excellence in research.
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Kanata North
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Kanata North

Kanata North innovation centre will help drive the future of autonomous vehicles

Located in the heart of Canada's largest technology park, the centre will help the tech industry accelerate the autonomous vehicle innovation.
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IBM Canada, University of Ottawa to establish Cyber Range to train for threats

This new, immersive and interactive facility will enable cutting-edge research and training in cybersecurity and cyber safety.
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Inauguration of Canada’s first centre dedicated to study of Black health

The University of Ottawa is launching the first research centre dedicated to studying the determinants of health in Canada’s Black communities.

Valuable research platforms

Our research centres and institutes are platforms for collaboration and exchange of ideas among researchers. Our core facilities provide services analysis, instrument and technology access, and expertise researchers require.
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Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation

Tabaret Hall
550 Cumberland St
Room 246
Ottawa, ON, Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5270
[email protected]

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