Accelerating solutions to transform tomorrow.

Additive (3D) titanium printing.Advanced Metals Processing Group
Plant-based biopharmaceuticals may accelerate the development of future vaccinations.The Bioproducts Institute
Wetlands provide efficient carbon sinks.UBC Coastal Adaptation Lab
Microbiota-targeted interventions hold the potential to cure diseases such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.Tropini Lab
Second-generation wood pellets from forestry waste are premium biofuel feedstock.Biorefining Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC)

Global challenges do not fit neatly into separate categories.

As engineers, nurses, architects and planners, we work with our partners to deliver viable, comprehensive solutions.

Our Approach

People :: Place :: Planet

Solutions at all scales for today and tomorrow. Mobilizing research to protect the environment, build thriving communities, and advance human wellbeing.

Based on the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, UBC ranks first in the world in innovation and industry partnerships

(Times Higher Education Impact Rankings)