Mission

Our core mission is to educate, inside and outside the classroom.  We offer undergraduate degree programs in the broad areas of infrastructure and environment.  Our graduate programs provide limitless possibilities at the frontier of knowledge and innovation.  

We are defined by our singular strengths, collaborative synergies, and our commitment to excellence, the fabric of MIT.  We foster diversity of people, research and interests, and champion the careers of our students, research scholars, staff and faculty.

Our Vision

Grounded in science and engineering, we seek tounderstand the world, invent, and lead with creative design. Our students define the future.

The intellectual focus of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is discov