2012 has been a stellar year for graduate admissions at MIT! We received the largest number of applications in the history of the Institute (22,588), admitted 3,504 students (16% selectivity or admit rate), enrolled 2,229 new graduate students (64% yield), bringing the total number of enrolled graduate students at MIT to 6,523. Regarding the newly enrolling graduate students, 32% are female, 44% are international (from 80+ countries worldwide), and 14% of domestic graduate students are under-represented minorities.
A Stellar Year for MIT Graduate Admissions
November 30, 2012