Our Mission

The Whiting School of Engineering’s mission is to

  • Provide an outstanding engineering education that is innovative, rigorous, and relevant, and that prepares its graduates to be 21st century leaders.
  • Advance the boundaries of engineering inquiry through research and the creation and dissemination of knowledge that improve the well-being of society.
  • Solve important societal problems through translational activities.

“For me, there is no greater endeavor than solving a real-world problem that can ultimately improve the lives of many.”

Archana Venkataraman, ECE Malone Assistant Professor, One of MIT's 30 Under 30