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Welcome to Research Services at the University of Prince Edward Island. Use our menu to navigate your way through research services at UPEI.

UPEI is a growing centre of research excellence in Atlantic Canada. Ranked the number one university in Canada for research income growth by Re$earch Infosource, UPEI manages more than $17-million in annual research expenditures, and is home to more than a dozen research chairs, including the prestigiousCanada Excellence Research Chair in Aquatic Epidemiology.

Annual Research ExpendituresAnnual Research Expenditures

UPEI’s Strategic Research Plan identifies eleven areas of research expertise, divided into three main categories or constellations; they are: Environment, Health, and Community and Culture.

Individual and Collaborative Research Excellence at UPEIIndividual and Collaborative Research Excellence at UPEI

 The number of graduate students at UPEI has grown in the past decade by more than 220 per cent, with several new programs offered across six academic faculties.

Graduate StudentsGraduate Students


 Research Activity Snapshot

Distribution of Institutional Awards Across Research Constellations