Excellence in research is core to the mission of Université des Mascareignes. Our aim is to create an environment in which both disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinarity thrives. Interdisciplinary research conducted at our University aims to address the social, economic, technological, environmental and global challenges facing our country. Through collaboration at the intersection of disciplines, we aim to bring answers to complex questions of global significance. We conduct interdisciplinary research that drives innovation and benefits society and the economy. We engage in research areas which are in line with the economic development of the country and national priorities. Our research encompasses three main areas: Sustainable Development, Information Technology and Humanities and Social Sciences. Our research collaborations with the industry, government and international researchers enable access to leading research which can be directed to business-specific, country-specific and global challenges.