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Working closely with a network of premier corporations, universities and research institutes, MISTI matches hundreds of MIT undergraduate and graduate students annually with cost-neutral internship, teaching and research opportunities abroad. MISTI prepares students to be successful in their internships through MIT courses in the language and culture of the host country. 

To begin your MISTI application, please visit our application site. Applications vary by program, but for most programs you will be asked to:

  • Complete the MISTI and program-specific applications (here)
  • Upload a copy of your resume
  • Upload a copy of your unofficial transcript 
  • Make an appointment with the manager of your program

More detailed instructions can be found on our application site. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact our office at misti@mit.edu.

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