MIT is no famous name without a reason. Its mission 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 this new age.
Committed to generate, disseminate and preserve knowledge, while working with others to bring this knowledge, it bears on the world’s great challenges. MIT is dedicated to provide 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. They strive to develop in each member of the MIT community the ability and passion to work wisely, creatively, and effectively for the, betterment of humankind.