MIT-Russia Internship Program for MIT Students, Russia


Deadline:

November 30, 2016


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ABOUT

MISTI matches MIT students with internships and research at leading companies and universities in Russia. Internships last from 3 to 12 months and are all-expenses-paid.

Timeline

Application due

November 30th early application for summer placement
January 10th is general deadline for summer placement (rolling thereafter)

Placement process

November 30th – Mar. 15th for summer placement (rolling thereafter)

Dates and duration

Most MISTI internships take place over 10-12 weeks during the summer. However, internships are available year-round for up to 12 months.

Eligibility

Open to MIT undergraduate and graduate students in all disciplines.

Requirements

GPA

4.0 OR HIGHER

Language

Undergraduate: at least one year of college-level Russian language (Russian II) or equivalent.
Graduate: no language requirement. Some basic Russian recommended.

Prerequisites

A formal course on Russia is recommended, e.g., culture, history, politics.

Funding

Program expenses, including airfare, visa, accommodation and a stipend, are covered.

Preparation

We work closely with students to find a tailored project that matches their skills and interests. Participating students are required to attend two to four training sessions before going to Russia.

About the program

MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI) is MIT’s flagship international education program. Rooted in the Mens et Manus tradition, MISTI matches MIT students with tailored internship, research and teaching opportunities abroad. We also facilitate international faculty collaborations and develop partnerships with leading companies, research institutes and universities around the world.

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