Research at RIT

The world needs collaborative, original thinkers and doers who seek out the globe’s most pressing problems. Research fuels creativity and ingenuity. At RIT, we create the tools, processes, and systems that will make things better than they are—bringing goodness to the world.

$82M

Sponsored research awards in 2020 fiscal year

722

Research proposals submitted in 2020 fiscal year

94

Current researchers who have achieved $1 million or more in funding since 2000

Industry Collaborations

RIT is one of the top universities in the nation working at the intersection of technology, the arts, and design with close ties to industry and alumni.

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