Welcome to the International Student Community
Nearly half of the MIT Sloan student body is international representing over 50 different countries. We all benefit from the global perspectives and worldview this brings to our classrooms and community, and we celebrate our international diversity! The CDO team works to connect all students with opportunities in the U.S. and abroad, and provides career programming to help you achieve your individual goals.
MIT-wide Resource for International Students
The ISO serves all incoming and currently enrolled international students at the Institute. The ISO assists students in maintaining their legal status in the United States, provides support for their dependents, and promotes interaction with and integration into the MIT community at large.
Major Immigration Updates - from ISO
- See the New Updates from ISO
Latest update – April 21, 2020
MBA Peer School Collaboration: Companies Hiring Non-US Students
This spreadsheet lists companies hiring non-US students, and locations of jobs and internships.
MBA Peer School Collaboration: Companies Hiring for International Roles
This spreadsheet lists companies hiring for international roles and locations of jobs and internships.
Work Visa Options for International Students
March 2, 2020 Immigration Update by attorneys from McCandlish Holton PC. Learn about Visa categories, Paths, STEM OPT Extension, and more. Handouts from the session are posted below in the resources section.
April 28, 12:00-3:00pm ET
Current Participating Companies: U.S. Agency for International Development, Comerica Bank, UnitedHealth Group, United States Capitol Police, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), American Family Insurance, Optum, Ericsson
Learn more about this event on Prospanica.org: https://www.prospanica.org/page/virtualcareerfair
Register through …
Friday, February 21, 2020
6:30pm – 7pm
MIT Media Lab; E14-6
Learn more and register here
The Swiss Sciences Night is aimed at students, researchers, and professionals who are interested to pursue a career in Switzerland and wish to network …
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International Student Office (ISO) guidance/checklist for applying for post-degree completion Optional Practical Training (OPT). Please read the checklist carefully. Of special note:
• Applicants are required to register and attend a post-completion OPT workshop with the ISO. Sloan will host a …
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
11:30am – 12:45pm
Learn more and register: http://bit.ly/2Rteieq
Immigration attorney Susan Cohen will share the latest developments and information for graduating non-US students seeking full-time employment in the US. This will be a roundtable discussion. …