A university of groundbreaking research

Peter Stephenson, a medical anthropologist at UVic
Peter Stephenson, a medical anthropologist at UVic, researches adverse drug reactions in seniors.

Addressing the world’s challenges

The University of Victoria is consistently ranked in the top tier of Canada’s research-intensive universities.

With sponsored research funding of more than $100 million in 2011/12, UVic researchers work at the forefront of major national and international efforts to understand and address the world’s most pressing challenges—climate change, health care, social change and basic science research that contributes to many of these areas. Learn more about research at UVic.