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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, Massachusetts

About MIT

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the most highly regarded private universities in the United States. The coeducational, independent institution maintains a strong focus on scientific and technological research. Located in Cambridge, not far from its highly prestigious neighbour Harvard University, MIT students enjoy a beautiful yet vibrant campus located along the edge of the Charles River Basin.

A Brief History
A brief history

At its founding in 1861, MIT was initially a small community of problem-solvers and science lovers eager to bring their knowledge to bear on the world.

General info
General information

MIT is organised into five schools (architecture; engineering; humanities, arts, social sciences; management; science). Researchers are at the forefront of discoveries including AI, climate and HIV.

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