Student Body Composition
|Degree Level||International||US Citizen||US Perm|
|Total||% of Total|
|Special – UG||5||0||0||5||100.00%|
|Special – G||33||82||2||117||28.21%|
Post-Completion Students with ISO Work Authorization
|Type of Work Authorization||Visa Type||International|
|Optional Practical Training||F-1||578|
|STEM Extention for Optional Practical Training||F-1||719|
Note: These statistics include the total number of post-completion work authorization applications between October 2022 and October 2023.
Countries with Largest Representation
|Rank||Country||UG||G||Special (UG)||Special (G)||Exchange/ Visiting||Total||% of Intl Students|
Total Countries Represented at MIT (Fall 2023): 138 plus the United States
Note: These statistics were compiled on October 24, 2023 for the academic year 2023-2024. 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: 10 early thesis students are included in the “graduate” and 1 study abroad student is included in the “undergraduate” categories above, but not in the Registrar Office’s Y Report.