• Students should have concluded their secondary education and wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree as a full-time university student.
  • Students may apply during or after their final year of secondary education but may not apply using the first-year application if they have already matriculated to another degree-granting institution.
  • MIT admissions counselors are trained to understand the educational system in your part of the world. The university recommends that all international students study:
    • Four years of English
    • Mathematics, at least to the level of calculus
    • Two or more years of history/social studies
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
  • The above subjects are not compulsory but they add an extra value while applying for this program.

English Language Requirement

  • 90 / 120 Avg. Score in TOEFL
  • 1500 / 1600 Avg. Score in SAT
  • 34 / 36 Avg. Score in ACT

Required Documents

  • Online Application: Students have to submit an online application form at the official website.
  • Application Fee: Students need to submit their application fees.
  • Statement of Purpose: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Three letters of recommendation are required.
  • Official GRE Test Scores: Students have to submit their GRE Test Scores.
  • ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL, or other test scores.
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Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Economics