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:

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Research for the future

The University of Canberra is riding a wave of success across its research areas and with significant new projects underway, there’s a growing sense that our research is making a difference in the world around us.

Read about the high-quality work being delivered by our world-leading and emerging researchers in a variety of fields.

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News

  1. Thermophysiological study

    UC study to break down the heat for athletes

    University of Canberra researcher Felicity Bright will be drilling down to the individual parameters of hot ambient conditions, to investigate how they affect performance.

    More on UC study to break down the heat for athletes
  2. teachers and students

    UC Affiliated Schools Program expanding to more Canberra schools

    The University of Canberra Affiliated Schools Program is growing, with five more centres of learning coming on board.

    More on UC Affiliated Schools Program expanding to more Canberra schools
  3. research

    $1.2 million awarded to UC researchers to improve regional education, data privacy and artificial intelligence

    Three University of Canberra researchers have received a total of more than $1.2 million in the 2020 Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards (DECRA)

    More on $1.2 million awarded to UC researchers to improve regional education, data privacy and artificial intelligence
  4. Nepal

    UC students to help Nepali school over three-year project

    University of Canberra Faculty of Health-led trips to Nepal will focus efforts on rebuilding and refurbishing the Shree Barah Guthi School, as well as improving educational resources, community and health outcomes for surrounding villages.

    More on UC students to help Nepali school over three-year project

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