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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

World Rankings

  • QS World University Ranking (2017–18) 1
  • THE World University Ranking (2017–18) 5

History

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was established in 1861 by William Barton Rogers as a response to the increasing industrialisation of the US.
  • MIT's early focus was on applied technology at the undergraduate and graduate level, which led to co-operation with industry.

Address

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge , MA 02139, United States