Education

MIT is fundamentally a center of learning, and education is a pillar of the Energy Initiative.


Contact Us

Do you have questions about energy education and activities at MIT?
Drop us a line! Email us at
askmitei-ed@mit.edu

Upcoming information sessions:
Energy Minor: Tuesday, February 16, 12:00-1:00pm, E19-319
Energy UROP: Wednesday, February 10, 12:00-1:00pm, E19-319

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

Access the MIT Libraries Energy Resource guide

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

News

2016-17 Call for Nominations for Martin Fellowships for Sustainability now  
open

2016-17 Call for Nominations for Martin Fellowships for Sustainability now open

Faculty nominations for MIT doctoral students are due February 29th.

January 19, 2016Read more
Forbes 30 Under 30 2016

Forbes 30 Under 30 2016

MIT doctoral candidate and Tata Center researcher Natasha Wright has been named one of Forbes' 30 under 30 in Energy

January 5, 2016Read more
Students design radiation-aware products in nuclear science and engineering  
seminar

Students design radiation-aware products in nuclear science and engineering seminar

This fall, students in the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering embarked on a different adventure compared to previous years

December 28, 2015Read more
Four MIT faculty named 2015 fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

Four MIT faculty named 2015 fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

Belcher, Bhatia, Brown, and Horvitz recognized for demonstrating a prolific spirit of innovation and invention resulting in a tangible impact on society

December 18, 2015Read more
Inspiring the next generation of nuclear engineers

Inspiring the next generation of nuclear engineers

Nuclear science and engineering community leads “Science on Saturday” outreach at MIT

December 18, 2015Read more
Sharing best practices for getting published in science

Sharing best practices for getting published in science

Panel at MIT brings together editors, students, and faculty to discuss diverse aspects of publishing research

December 18, 2015Read more
Reducing waste and inefficiency, while increasing access and profits, propels  
MIT Energy Hackathon

Reducing waste and inefficiency, while increasing access and profits, propels MIT Energy Hackathon

Eight real-world industry challenges fuel teams’ competitive spirit and impressive results

December 14, 2015Read more
Carolena Ruprecht: On board with nuclear engineering for the Navy

Carolena Ruprecht: On board with nuclear engineering for the Navy

Following graduation this June, senior Carolena Ruprecht will lead a crew maintaining nuclear-powered systems for the U.S. Navy

December 4, 2015Read more
MITEI names co-chairs of Energy Education Task Force

MITEI names co-chairs of Energy Education Task Force

New co-chairs of MITEI’s Energy Education Task Force and the Energy Minor Oversight Committee

December 14, 2015Read more
Introducing MIT's new Undergraduate Energy Commons

Introducing MIT's new Undergraduate Energy Commons

Scheduled to open in autumn 2016, the new commons will provide a mixed configuration of educational and activity space for MIT’s energy students

December 14, 2015Read more

Events

Negotiation for Undergraduates

Energy UROP Information Session

Urban Physics Workshop

Energy Studies Minor, Information Session

Digitalization, Behavior Feedback, and Low-Carbon Cities and Citizens

An Update on the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI)

Energy Studies Minor, Information Session