Applied research creates practical learning opportunities for BCIT's students, contributes to the high quality of BCIT’s educational programs, provides solutions to industry’s challenges, creates beneficial partnerships, and produces commercially relevant new technology products and applications.

The Applied Research Liaison Office (ARLO) supports research at BCIT, providing a wide range of support services and guidance to faculty, researchers, students, industry, administrators and School Research Committees.

ARLO can help to:

ARLO provides aid for research activities that focus on projects in areas that engage faculty and students to advance the state of practice and to solve business and industry problems to increase competitive strength.