Get Involved
There are many ways to get involved in international development at MIT. It is possible to do work at MIT as well as abroad. A variety of classes, research efforts, and extracurricular activities each provide a different perspective on working for global development. Some activities are open to anyone; others require acceptance into a formal program. Hopefully this website wil help you fine tune your involvement based upon your schedule and current interests.
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If you want more information and links to the groups, go to the alphabetical list and click on the group name.

Geographical focus of work: Africa, Australia, East Asia, Europe, North America, South America, South Asia

Work Location: United States only, U.S. and abroad, International only

Development Sector focus: Water, Food, Energy, Transportation, Shelter, Healthcare, Media and Communications

Type of activity: Research, Service, Courses, Competitions

Organizational and Administrative Type: Department, Lab, Center, Student Activity, Partnership/Alliance

Alphabetical list of all activities

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