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About IDG

The International Development Group (IDG) at MIT is comprised of some of the brightest, most highly motivated students from countries all over the world as well as faculty members with research interests in virtually every geographic area of the globe. The IDG program at MIT is ranked #1 in the country amongst planning programs that focus on International Development. Additionally, IDG is housed within MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning (DUSP), which as a whole is ranked as the top graduate program in Urban Planning nationwide (Planetizen, 2007). We hope this web site will help you understand why.

To view faculty profiles, a partial list of students and selected student profiles, please go to the People page of this web site.