How can I collaborate to achieve more?
Accelerate your objectives by getting involved with UBC Applied Science.
Whatever the size and scale of your organization, there is a full range of ways to engage and to collaborate. Contact us to learn more!
- INDUSTRY RESEARCH CHAIRS
Champion and sponsor a specific faculty member to advance your company’s or the sector’s area of expertise to develop innovation, knowledge and future employees. Contact Industry Partnerships to learn more.
- APPLIED RESEARCH CONSORTIUM
Partner with other industry leaders and research experts to collaborate on specific applied outcome research innovation topics to advance understanding and solutions. Can also be a vehicle for championing educational objectives for a sector. Contact Industry Partnerships to learn more.
- APPLIED OUTCOME RESEARCH
Leverage the tremendous investment in expertise and infrastructure at UBC to gain valuable insight and knowledge to tackle existing problems and to generate new products/ solutions. Often supported by matching government grants contact Industry Partnerships to learn more.
- CAMPUS AS A LIVING LAB
Showcase your company’s next innovation and de-risk technical development via UBC’s Campus as Living Lab. Unique UBC opportunity to engage researchers and operations to implement and refine new solutions in a campus municipal environment. Learn more.
- AFFILIATES PROGRAM
Participate with other companies and researchers in a specific topic area to share and develop knowledge to advance understanding. Contact Industry Partnerships to learn more.
- SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS
Make a difference through scholarships and other initiatives. Contact Development and Alumni Affairs to learn more.
- GRADUATE RESEARCH INTERNS
Get more research capacity in to your company by engaging a graduate intern. Several government programs provide matching financial support. Contact Schools and Departments to learn more.
Trial your future employees through the largest engineering school and Co-op program in Western Canada with campuses in Vancouver and the Okanagan. Both bachelor and master degree students participate.
Get involved with the commercialization of research and/or student led innovations. See entrepreneurship@UBC to learn more.
- INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD
Help shape the future of educational and research programs. Contact Schools and Departments to learn more.
- 4TH YEAR CAPSTONE DESIGN PROJECT
Unleash the energy of a senior team of students to work on one of your technical engineering projects. Typically open-ended design project with some implementation. Contact Departments to learn more.
- STRATEGIC RESEARCH
Develop your leading edge by being involved in strategic research initiatives typically focused on more a fundamental understanding. Involvement comes from providing guidance on the key questions to in-kind and/or direct financial support. Contact Industry Partnerships to learn more.
- CONTRACT PROJECTS
Contact us to leverage specialized equipment and capabilities at UBC.
- GUEST LECTURER
Share your experience with the next generation. Contact the Schools and Departments directly about participating.
- INNOVATE & RESEARCH DAYS
Learn more about some the exciting research taking place. For example Innovate is a dialogue series that brings applied research to the community and provides a pathway for industry to partnership.