Building the future through creativity, collaboration, and research the world needs

One of Canada's Top 15 Research Universities  U15


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Signature Areas of Research

USask's Signature Areas of Research are defined areas of research, scholarly and artistic work that embrace unprecedented capacity, investment, history and sense of place to help USask be what the world needs.


USask is home to pioneers in discovery who are improving lives, expanding opportunities, strengthening social cohesion and protecting the environment. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, our researchers are taking to the TEDxUniversityofSaskatchewan stage with compelling stories of ambition and achievements, sharing their voice and vision to be what the world needs.

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A monthly selection of research stories, news and events from across campus.

It's a glimpse into the record-smashing, risk-taking, difference-making work our researchers are doing.

Each year, our researchers capture the impact of their research - how their research made a difference to society, the economy, and global challenges – with an image and a simple description.

The results are nothing short of amazing.

Our Top Researchers and Research Groups

USask scholars and scientists are reaching new heights and breaking new ground in research every day.

Our Legacy

USask research has been having an impact since 1907.

By the Numbers

Find information about university rankings, funding and publication successes, and more.