Our Research Focus

The University of Canberra has a collaborative, innovative and dynamic research culture, with a focus on producing high-quality and high-impact work that makes an early and significant difference to the world around us.

We aim to deliver breakthroughs and be globally competitive in the main areas of:

Considering a degree by research?

Become a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidate and make a world of difference.

University of Canberra campus ariel map

University of Canberra
11 Kirinari Street
Bruce, ACT 2617

UC maps
Find us on Google maps

Front cover of Research for the Future publication

Research and Innovation plan

The University of Canberra is a young university with fierce ambition. Our continued success in research and education has been internationally recognised, resulting in UC becoming the world's fastest rising university in the nation and the world (QS, 2019).

READ PUBLICATION


News

  1. UnCoverEnlighten

    POSTPONED UNTIL MONDAY 9 MARCH: UnCover Pop Up Event: Exploring the ‘new normal’

    Enlighten your mind in this special UnCover Pop-Up Event at Enlighten as Sarah Wilson hosts a group of UC experts to explore what exactly constitutes the ‘new normal’.

    More on POSTPONED UNTIL MONDAY 9 MARCH: UnCover Pop Up Event: Exploring the ‘new normal’
  2. UC study seeks a possible missing link in the recovery from hip pain

    University of Canberra’s Faculty of Health researchers are looking for GTPS sufferers to participate, as they investigate whether a slow recovery time is linked to a lack of balance and control.

    More on UC study seeks a possible missing link in the recovery from hip pain
  3. Dr Sora Park

    Facebook data now accessible to UC researchers

    Dr Sora Park and a team of researchers at the University of Canberra are the first Australian academics to receive access to raw Facebook data.

    More on Facebook data now accessible to UC researchers
  4. Ten years of the Krebs Lecture

    Celebrating a decade of bridging scientists, policy makers and the public, the annual lecture series from UC’s Institute for Applied Ecology has grown from strength to strength, playing an important role in disseminating scientific information and generating discussion.

    More on Ten years of the Krebs Lecture

Read more


Upcoming Research Events

More research events > See all UC events >