Education


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From freshmen pre-orientation to the Energy Studies Minor to graduate fellowships, we engage students at every level. Our students:

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The Institute’s “mens et manus” philosophy (mind and hand) guides the content of and approaches to teaching and learning energy at MIT.

News

New Fall 2015 Course: Chemical-Biological Engineering Laboratory Course  
10.28: Fundamental Concepts and Applications in Energy

New Fall 2015 Course: Chemical-Biological Engineering Laboratory Course 10.28: Fundamental Concepts and Applications in Energy

For students interested in the growing energy field; satisfies Energy Minor requirements

September 1, 2015Read more
New undergraduate energy course accepting students

New undergraduate energy course accepting students

"Energy Management for a Sustainable Future," offered to undergraduates for the first time, satisfies the Energy Studies Minor requirements

August 31, 2015Read more
Global energy adventures

Global energy adventures

Energy Studies Minor ’15 grad Cecilio Aponte’s solar summer in India

August 4, 2015Read more
Dimitrios Pagonakis

Dimitrios Pagonakis

Civil and environmental engineer, (math) olympian, and Energy Studies Minor '15 grad

August 6, 2015Read more
Students advancing a future with carbon-free fusion

Students advancing a future with carbon-free fusion

PhD candidates Adam Kuang and Alex Creely are thriving after their first year at MIT's Plasma Science and Fusion Center

June 18, 2015Read more
MITEI celebrates graduating energy students

MITEI celebrates graduating energy students

"We have a duty to use our knowledge to make this world a better place in the energy realm."

June 5, 2015Read more
Students launch MIT INSPIRE competition

Students launch MIT INSPIRE competition

MIT hosts the first national high school-age competition for research projects in the humanities, arts, and social sciences

May 28, 2015Read more
SuperUROP class of 2015 graduates with high accomplishment and promise

SuperUROP class of 2015 graduates with high accomplishment and promise

Chancellor Cynthia Barnhart thanks SuperUROP students for their research and innovation contributions; praises program's quintessential "MIT-ness"

May 26, 2015Read more
Newly tenured engineers

Newly tenured engineers

Thirteen tenure appointments are made in seven of eight academic departments in the School of Engineering

May 20, 2015Read more
Celebrating Earth Day with an eye towards the future

Celebrating Earth Day with an eye towards the future

MIT energy students share their thoughts about Earth Day.

April 22, 2015Read more

Events

Excitonics Seminar Series

Smaller and Sooner: Accelerating Fusion Energy's Development with Technology and Science Innovation

Undergraduate Energy Seminar Series: Energy Critical Elements-More Precious than Gold

Climate Change and Energy: How Can Young People Take Ownership of Their Future?

Sloan Auto Lab Spring 2015 Seminar Series

Energy UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program) Application Deadline