Study and Internship Abroad
Through MISTI (MIT International Science & Technology Initiatives), students may apply to spend the junior year (or a term) abroad where they enroll in the academic cycle of a host institution and take courses in the local language. Course 16 currently has an academic as well as a research exchange with Imperial College, London, and an academic exchange with the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Due to the current global health crisis, sponsored travel has been suspended until further notice. However, students may apply to MISTI for a remote internship or an experiential learning opportunity (ELO). Please visit MISTI for upcoming events and deadlines.
MIT-Bernard M. Gordon Engineering Leadership Program
The Bernard M. Gordon — MIT Engineering Leadership Program helps MIT's undergraduate engineering students develop the skills, tools, and character they will need as future leaders in the world of engineering practice. In either a one-year or two-year program, participants are immersed in interactive, hands-on experiential learning and benefit from intensive coaching and evaluation.
MIT Undergraduate Practice Opportunities Program - UPOP
UPOP, a part of the Gordon Engineering Leadership Program, is a year-long professional development program for MIT sophomores.