Fall 2022 International Student Statistics are now Available!
Below are the General Statistics for the International Student body for the 2022-2023 academic year. Please click here for more comprehensive statistics.
Student Body Composition
|Degree Level||International||US Citizen||US Perm|
|Total||% of Total|
|Special – UG||19||0||0||19||100.00%|
|Special – G||40||71||4||115||34.78%|
Post-Completion Students with ISO work authorization
|Type of Work Authorization||Visa Type||International|
|Optional Practical Training||F-1||656|
|STEM Extention for Optional Practical Training||F-1||715|
Note: These statistics include the total number of post-completion work authorization applications between October 2021 and October 2022.
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): 137 plus the United States
Note: These statistics were compiled on October 14, 2022 for the academic year 2022-2023. 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: 9 early thesis students are included in the “graduate” and 2 study abroad students are included in the “undergraduate” categories above, but not in the Registrar Office’s Y Report.