Welcome to Research at Conestoga

Conestoga Applied Research and Innovation

At Conestoga, applied research drives collaboration, empowers industry and community partners and gives students the opportunity to learn and grow in rich experiential learning environments.

Conestoga is a leader in applied research, and we're still growing. Over the past five years, the college and its public and private partners have committed over $35 million to support applied research and innovation.

Conestoga is ranked among Canada's top 12 research colleges. In 2019-20, we completed 864 research projects, engaging 240 faculty and staff and 3,131 students.

To get involved in this exciting work, contact Conestoga's Applied Research and Innovation (CARI) office.

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Institutional Research and Planning

The Institutional Research and Planning department acts as an information and analytical resource for the Conestoga community and external organizations such as the Ministry of Colleges and Universities. 

The purpose of the office is to support planning and decision-making at the institutional level and individual program level to ensure quality, accountability and continuous improvement.

For more information, contact Institutional Research and Planning.