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Massachusetts Institute of Technology 麻省理工學院 (麻省 MA)

Features

The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the twenty-first century.

The Institute is committed to generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge, and to working with others to bring this knowledge to bear on the world's great challenges. MIT is dedicated to providing its students with an education that combines rigorous academic study and the excitement of discovery with the support and intellectual stimulation of a diverse campus community. MIT seeks to develop in each member of the MIT community the ability and passion to work wisely, creatively, and effectively for the betterment of humankind.

The Basics
Setting easy access to Boston
School Type Private University
Tuition US$42,000 - $43,000
Housing Apartment
Current Weather http://www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/usma0066
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/MITnews
Youtube http://www.youtube.com/mit
Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Massachusetts_Institute_of_Technology
School Website http://web.mit.edu/
General Information
State Massachusetts (MA)
Location Cambridge
Nearest City Boston
Environment urban
Campus Size 168 acres
Year Founded 1861
Admission Req.m HK F.6
Academic Calendar Fall
Level Offered Bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional
Enrollment Approximately 10,894 students
International 9%
Student-to-Teacher 8:1
ESL Yes

Academic Programs:

Spanning five schools — architecture and planning; engineering; humanities, arts, and social sciences; management; and science — and more than 30 departments and programs, an education at MIT covers more than just science and technology.

http://web.mit.edu/education/

 

Departments and programs: Anthropology, Architecture, Biological Engineering, Biology, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Business, Chemical Engineering, Comparative Media Studies, Computation for Design and Optimization, Economics, Foreign Languages and Literatures, History, Linguistics and Philosophy, Literature, Management, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Music and Theater Arts, Physics, Political Science, Urban Studies and Planning, Writing and Humanistic Studies etc.

 

 

Campus:

MIT Museum, MIT Media Lab, Al '51 and Barrie Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center, Alumni Pool and Wang Fitness Center, Outdoor Fields, duPont Athletic Center, duPont Tennis Courts and J.B. Carr Tennis Bubble, Harold W. Pierce Boathouse, Johnson Athletic Center, Lincoln Laboratories Lexington, Rockwell Cage, Walter C. Wood Sailing Pavilion, Steinbrenner Stadium etc.

http://www.mitrecsports.com/index.php/about-us/facilities-a-tours

 

 

Students Life:

Men’s Sports:baseball, basketball, crew, cross country, fencing, football, lacrosse, rifle, sailing, squash, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball and water polo.

Women’s Sports: basketball, crew, cross country, fencing, field hockey, lacrosse, rifle, sailing, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field and volleyball.

Athletics: http://mitathletics.com/landing/index

 

Clubs and activities: Undergraduate Economics Association, Society of Physics Students, MIT Folk Dance Club, MIT Concert Choir, MIT College Republicans, MIT Libertarians, Christian Science Organization, United Christian Fellowship,MIT Entrepreneurs Club, Japanese Association, Republic of China Student Association, Anime Club, Graduate Student Council etc.

http://stuff.mit.edu/activities/

 

 

Other Information:

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US News:

http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/massachusetts-institute-of-technology-2178

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Massachusetts_Institute_of_Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology School website:

http://web.mit.edu/

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