We have risen to our potential as scientists, artists, entrepreneurs, and educators when our research enhances the social, environmental and economic well-being of our region and beyond.

Over a Decade of Growth and Discovery

The University of British Columbia is a global centre for research and teaching, consistently ranked among the 20 top public universities. UBC’s Okanagan campus in Kelowna was established in 2005. Since then, research funding has increased by over 366%.

Explore our strengths

$ 32.1 M

Research Funding (2019/20)

118 %

Increase in Funding (since 2015/16)

232 %

Increase in MITACS $ (since 2015/16)