UVic is committed to providing an environment where you can be passionate about your scholarship. With 20 research centres and institutes across campus working to mobilize knowledge for the benefit of society, the opportunities to make a difference in people's lives through synergies and interdisciplinary research at UVic are amazing. Learn more about:

Intellectual property at UVic

The university's intellectual property policy is a "creator-owned" policy. It's designed to promote a supportive climate for the development of intellectual property and the provision of services based upon mutually beneficial partnerships that respect the interests of researchers and creators, the university, and the wider community.

Venture incubator

UVic's Coast Capital Innovation Centre provides tools, expertise and space on campus to help entrepreneurs develop their ideas and partner clients with advisors and mentors from outside the university who provide valuable input and connections.