Student Body Composition
|Degree Level||International||US Citizen||US Perm|
|Total||% of Total|
|Special – UG||9||0||0||9||100.00%|
|Special – G||74||77||4||155||47.74%|
Post-Completion Students with ISO work authorization
|Type of Work Authorization||Visa Type||International|
|Optional Practical Training||F-1||407|
|STEM Extension for Optional Practical Training||F-1||642|
Note: These statistics include the total number of post-completion work authorization applications between October 2020 and October 2021.
Countries with Largest Representation
|Rank||Country||UG||G||Special (UG)||Special (G)||Exchange/ Visiting||Total||% of Intl Students|
Total Countries Represented at MIT (Fall 2021): 132 plus the United States
Note: These statistics were compiled on October 20, 2021 for the academic year 2021-2022. The Registrar Office’s “Y Report” and international enrollment statistics include all special students, but no early thesis, exchange/visiting, or study abroad students unless otherwise noted: 11 early thesis students are included in the “graduate” category above, but not in the Registrar Office’s Y Report.