Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is located in Massachusetts, Boston.

It is ranked as #7 in Best National University.

It is a private University.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctor's degree in research

Acceptance rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology for undergraduate program was 6.74%.

Last year, 21706 students applied for undergraduate program and 1464 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 6.74% makes it pretty tough to get admission.

6972 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

39 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 1 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology had 4616 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

24 students were enrolled in top 5 Masters degree programs.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers 43 graduate programs specialization.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is relatively tough.

In a typical year, every MIT Economics Ph.D. graduate finds a job. Over the past six years, the department has placed a total of 112 graduates in academic, research, and government jobs. Student Financial Services provides financial aid, collects payments, coordinates jobs, and advises on financial literacy. Many large companies recruiting PhD-level researchers conduct preliminary interviews in the early fall, with follow-up site visits, additional interviews, and job offers occurring over the winter months. CAPD also has CareerBridge, an online job board where alumni and current students can upload resumes, for positions, and learn upcoming on-campus recruiting events.


Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been ranked 7.


Acceptance Rate: 6.74%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $51,520

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $51,520

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $44,820

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $46,080

Massachusetts Institute of Technology most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Systems Engineering : 179
Mechanical Engineering : 156
Electrical and Electronics Engineering : 79
Mechanical Engineering : 66
Electrical and Electronics Engineering : 55

Massachusetts Institute of Technology most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Mechanical Engineering : 177
Mathematics and Statistics : 76
Electrical and Electronics Engineering : 56
Physics : 55
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical and Space Engineering : 44