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Why partner with UOIT?

UOIT is committed to delivering market-driven programs that meet the needs of today's knowledge-based economy. Because of this, partnerships with industry are a top priority for our researchers.

Collaborative research with industry allows professors and students to apply their knowledge to real-world problems. It gives our business partners:

  • Access to research experts and equipment.
  • Interactions with UOIT students.
  • Significant financial leverage.
  • Ideas and information to help you run a more profitable business and solve technical problems.

UOIT has a strong track record of delivering results to industry. The university has developed partnerships with some of Ontario's high-profile companies — Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, Bell Canada, General Motors of Canada and Ontario Power Generation, to name a few. Our researchers work with businesses of all sizes to find new product ideas, develop solutions for customers, solve production issues and analyze technical options. Industry collaborations are currently ongoing in a number of sectors, including:

  • aerospace
  • agriculture
  • automotive
  • conservation
  • defence
  • energy
  • health care
  • information technology
  • manufacturing
  • telecommunications

Our Office of Research Services helps to realize real-world impacts of research innovation. In today's competitive global economy, leaders in government, industry and the community realize their success depends on strong and progressive research and development. UOIT is ready to work with you to increase your competitive advantage.

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