As one of the world’s top research universities, UBC collaborates with global partners in advancing cutting edge research discoveries that have led to new products, treatments and services worldwide. UBC faculty have established extensive research partnerships with their peers from China. Canada and China both have their own comparative advantages in exploring science. UBC’s research collaboration with China has been mutually beneficial.

UBC has established 6 joint research centers with Chinese universities across disciplines. In 2015, UBC faculty co-authored over 600 publications with Chinese collaborators.

CenterPartner UniversityUBC Faculty
Canada-China Joint Center for Translational Medicine Research in both Child Development and Alzheimer's DiseaseChongqing Medical UniversityMedicine
China-Canada Joint Center on BioEnergy Research & InternationalBeijing University of Chemical TechnologyApplied Science
Collaborative Research Center in Obstetrics and GynecologyShanghai Jiaotong UniversityMedicine
Collaborative Research Center in Reproductive MedicineZhejiang University Women HospitalMedicine
ECNU-UBC Joint Center for China in Modern WorldEast China Normal UniversityArts
Joint International Research Laboratory of Light and Strong AlloysChongqing UniversityApplied Science