NSERC CREATE in Immersive Technologies (CITech) is a specialized graduate research and training program in the field of immersive technologies at the University of British Columbia.

Key Objectives

  • Establish a large and diverse cohort of students who have a strong foundation in fundamental aspects of immersive technologies development through specific course work and multi-faculty research co-supervision;
  • Offer a highly interdisciplinary setting, where trainees of varied background practice teamwork and integrate computational, engineering, health and art perspectives; and
  • Support the transition of trainees to highly skilled careers in immersive technology industries or academia through professional development opportunities, cutting edge research projects, and real-world experiential learning.

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We acknowledge the support of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).