MIT Energy Initiative


The world's energy and climate challenges require innovative problem-solvers. Working with world-renowned energy researchers, policy analysts, and thought leaders, undergraduate and graduate students make groundbreaking energy discoveries and prepare for exciting careers in industry, government, and academia.


Energy Commons

A community space devoted to energy undergraduate students

Energy Classes

Undergraduate and graduate classes for MIT students

Freshman Pre-Orientation

An introduction for incoming freshman to the wide range of energy-related activities at MIT

Independent Activities Period

Energy programs for MIT’s Independent Activities Period every January

Event and Conference Funding

Support for student participation in energy-related events and conference travel

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