Lambton ranked as one of Canada's top research colleges

Students wearing white lab coats in the research facility.
12 / 07 / 2023

SARNIA, December 7, 2023 – Lambton College proudly secured its standing as one of Canada's premier research colleges for the eighth consecutive year, reaffirming its commitment to excellence in research and innovation.

In the latest rankings released by Research Infosource Inc. today, Lambton College's Research & Innovation department held their ranking as the #2 Research College in Ontario and #3 in Canada. Notably, the College once again claimed the top spot nationally for both the number of paid student research positions and number of research partnerships at a medium-sized college.

"Our ongoing commitment to research at Lambton College remains a source of immense pride," said Rob Kardas, President & CEO of Lambton College. "Consistently securing a top-five position among research colleges in the country speaks volumes about the unwavering dedication and excellence of our research staff, faculty, partners, and students. The significant impact of Research & Innovation on our students' success and community growth continues to be truly exceptional."

The annual rankings also highlighted Lambton as the #3 medium-sized college in Canada for research income, with over $20 million received over the last five years.

Lambton's Research & Innovation department has experienced remarkable growth and success throughout the years. The dedication and expertise of the College’s researchers, staff, faculty, students, and partners has played a pivotal role in ensuring the ongoing success of these initiatives.

This year’s announcement marks Lambton's eighth consecutive year ranking within the top five national research colleges, including a notable #1 status in 2018. Lambton College stands as the sole Canadian institution to achieve this prestigious status.

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