MISTI’s hands-on international learning experiences expand MIT’s international reach while helping MIT students develop crucial global leadership skills.
MISTI fosters strong intercultural connections and advances global innovation through student internships, faculty collaborations, and partnerships with industry leaders and governments around the world.
Each MISTI program is led by one or more senior members of the MIT faculty who set the strategic direction for the program and ensure its educational quality.
Meet our Faculty Directors
The MISTI Excellence Awards were created in 2012 to honor student achievement and commitment to MISTI and to global leadership.
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Get the details about MISTI information sessions and other events featuring thought leaders from around the world.
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