Research and Innovation
Canada’s comprehensive innovation university
Research at Toronto Metropolitan University is growing rapidly. The university is ranked first in Ontario and fourth nationally for research growth. TMU’s researchers are known for being able to solve practical problems, using collaborative research methods and partnering with industry, government, and non-profit organizations to develop new technologies and services, improved processes and create new companies and social enterprises. Innovations developed by Toronto Metropolitan University researchers improve Canadian businesses, create jobs and improve quality of life for Canadians.
We are also a leader in integrating teaching and research, and provide extensive opportunities to engage graduate students in research projects. Our reputation is extending beyond our university and Canada's borders. We have greatly expanded our work internationally, strengthening and deepening relationships with renowned institutions worldwide.