• Students in the 2018 Engineering Design Workshop wiring the battery for their Segway/Numbus 2000 Broomstick

    Working out the problem in Engineering Design Workshop

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  • MIT Motorsports at the 2018 Collegiate Competition

    Design a dream project outside of the classroom on an Edgerton Center team

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  • The Edgerton Center offers a wide range of subjects for MIT students

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  • MIT D-Lab provides students with the opportunity to make a real impact on people living in poverty

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  • MIT student Tori Danielle pops a balloon at DUE for a Recharge

    Capturing a balloon mid-pop

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  • Welding in the Area 51 Shop

    Welding in the Area 51 Shop

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About the Edgerton Center

Build prototypes, learn new skills, explore madcap ideas, and get advice and encouragement—the Edgerton Center is the place where mind and hand come together.

Madison Sneve, Syamantak Payra, and Shinjini Ghosh

Amid rain, mid-terms, and the World Series, the Edgerton Center and Admissions recently co-... Read more

This summer, I drove across the country in a solar-powered car. Yep, never thought I’d say that... Read more

Mohan Hati of Team Exoskeleton poses with a bionic arm built in the Engineering Design Workshop.

Visiting students learn what it takes to be an engineer — and a bit more about themselves — at... Read more