Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Admitting its first students in 1865, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) works to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. The Institute is committed to generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge, and to working with others to bring this knowledge to bear on the world's great challenges. MIT is dedicated to providing its students with an education that combines rigorous academic study and the excitement of discovery with the support and intellectual stimulation of a diverse campus community. The Institute has 1,025 faculty members, and 10,384 undergraduate and graduate students.