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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.


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Our research portal aims to boost collaboration, innovation, and discoverability. Please explore our research and engage with our world-class experts.


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  1. UC’s PhD Plus boosts research with strong industry alignment

    The University of Canberra’s PhD Plus has a strong emphasis on industry placements, which will bring added meaning to HDR candidates’ research, boost employability and support new employment pathways.

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    UC legwork in physical literacy research recognised ahead of Engagement Australia Excellence Awards

    Research into physical literacy has made massive strides in 2021 with a UC researcher among the finalists for the Engagement Australia Excellence Awards.

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    Unpaid care takes a toll as UC research highlights wellbeing crisis

    Unpaid carers are falling by the wayside and may struggle to meet important obligations, according to new University of Canberra research.

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  4. COVID-19 effects on research to long outlast lockdowns

    A new study from the University of Canberra has revealed that researchers will continue to feel the impact of lockdowns on their research for years to come.

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