Research centres and institutes
The University of Ottawa is committed to research excellence and innovation. Its research centres and institutes provide valuable platforms for collaboration and the exchange of ideas among researchers, both within and across traditional disciplinary boundaries.
uOttawa research centres and institutes
The main objective of both research centres and institutes is to foster research excellence through their activities. While centres support knowledge mobilization activities, institutes maintain high-quality teaching programs at the graduate and/or undergraduate levels.
Affiliated hospital research institutes
The University of Ottawa has close ties to research institutes at hospitals in the National Capital Region, including:
The University of Ottawa hosts think-tanks that have ties with government, business and community groups, including:
Networks of Centres of Excellence
The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program fosters powerful partnerships between university, government and industry. The University of Ottawa is a member of numerous networks of centres of excellence including:
The University of Ottawa is proud to have hosted the following networks: