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Research Centres and Institutes

Centres and institutes provide an organizational framework to coordinate, focus and enhance multi-disciplinary research and dissemination of results in areas of scientific, social or economic importance.  The University of Calgary is home to or partner in numerous centres and institutes, many of which have become nodes of research excellence and achieved national or international prominence.

We are in the process of reviewing and updating our centres and institutes, and will provide a comprehensive listing here soon.  In the meantime, here are some useful links:

University research centres and institutes:

Arctic Institute of North America

Biogeoscience Institute

School of Public Policy

Faculty research centres and institutes:


Environmental Design

Haskayne School of Business



Cumming School of Medicine


Schulich School of Engineering


Social Work

Veterinary Medicine

Werklund School of Education

You may also access an alphabetical list on the Contacts site of the University here.