Applied Research Areas of Excellence

Lakeland College promotes innovation by conducting applied research activities that are:
  • relevant to its program areas,
  • complement teaching and learning,
  • and advance innovation-based rural community economic development.
Initiatives are geared towards supporting Alberta’s future economy by helping industry partners capitalize on new opportunities and find solutions to current challenge.
Students win:
  • Research provides flexible and creative learning opportunities that increase student-led learning,
  • maximize student engagement,
  • support the modernization of the learning environment,​
  • and enhances high-quality supports and services for learners and faculty.

Crop Research

Small plot research trials are our specialty. Our custom small plot equipment ensures our trials are conducted with excellence.

Livestock Research

A dedicated research herd, access to the college's land base, and dedicated livestock facilities enable a large range of research.

Energy Research

Explore energy research in both traditional and non-traditional energy sectors.

Business Development

A strong connection with Startup Lloydminster helps support local entrepreneurs.