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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.

Canada Research Chairs


Canada 150 Research Chair


Research revenue

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

Find out more about EDI in research.
Centres and Institutes
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Centres and Institutes

uOttawa new research institute positioned to become a leader in data literacy

The DLRI is a unique data literacy hub that combines research and teaching, bringing together scholars with complementary expertise.
The new Faculty of Health Sciences

uOttawa unveils its Faculty of Health Sciences’ new state-of-the-art home

This newest facility is part of uOttawa’s response to the health system crisis and commitment to health research.
Global affairs
CIPS 10th anniversary
Global affairs

uOttawa’s global affairs research and policy centre punches above its weight.

The Centre for International Political Studies (CIPS) is a key player in Canadian and international foreign policy circles.
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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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