Bold thinking and innovative ideas don't happen in isolation.

BC recognizes its responsibility to make academic knowledge more accessible, understandable and actionable. The university strives to be a unique, engaged partner in collaborative research programs and in the sharing of research outputs that enrich the lives of local and global communities.

The UBC Knowledge Exchange Unit builds capacity among researchers, students and staff across disciplines to develop and share impactful knowledge through connections and exchange with communities, government, not-for-profit organizations and the general public.

Our services are designed to help:

Learn Kx


Develop skills

Grow your knowledge and skills on Kx with our capacity-building activities. 

Give Access


Access resources

Navigate UBC's searchable Kx tool and, explore recommended external content.



Plan and implement 

Plot a roadmap for creating positive societal change with your research. 


The Knowledge Exchange is UBC’s official representative in Research Impact Canada. Please contact us for any questions related to this membership.