Professional & Personal development

This section describes the variety of resources available to graduate students for advice and counsel—whether for individual concerns, career planning, support for student groups on campus, or informal discussions about the day-to-day life of a graduate student—with folks “in the know.” Looking for even more resources? See the Professional development page on the MIT Student Resources site.

Upcoming events

To hear directly about many upcoming events, sign up for the Global Education and Career Development (GECD) Graduate Career News list and the Graduate Student Council Professional Development e-mail list.



Get paid to TA for IAP 2019: Momentum (16.682)

When: Apply by November 2, 2018!

Get paid to TA for Momentum (16.682)! (Class participants are MIT first and second year UGs). This year’s focus: autonomous vehicles. Class will collaborate with General Motors.
Seeking experiences including (not limited to): Courses 2 and/or 6, vehicles/design, robotics, workshop (D-Lab). Position is 20hrs/wk beginning Jan 7, 2019 plus paid trainings in Nov and Dec 2018.