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Innovative design distinguishes a best-selling product from its competitors. You need targeted strategies to reduce product time to market while adapting the latest materials, processes, and technologies that are currently transforming industries worldwide. MIT Professional Education — Short Programs offers several courses with cross-industry applicability to expand your insights into the critical functions of design, analysis, and manufacturing.

Short Programs courses are taught by MIT faculty on MIT’s campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and are attended by engineering, science, and technology professionals from around the world.

For online courses in manufacturing, please see MITx's MicroMasters page.

The list of courses below can be searched by topic, or sorted by course title or date.

Course Topic Category Datesort descending Length Lead Instructors Fees Status CEUs
Technology and Sustainability Design & Manufacturing, Energy & Sustainability TBD 3 Days Timothy Gutowski $3,000 Closed 1.9
Computational Design for Manufacturing Computer Science, Design & Manufacturing TBD 3 Days Wojciech Matusik $3,000 Registration opening soon 2.0
Formulation and Stabilization of Biotherapeutics Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical, Design & Manufacturing Jun 10 - Jun 13, 2019 4 Days Bernhardt L. Trout,
Mark Manning
$3,900 Registration opening soon 2.2
Design of Electric Motors, Generators and Drive Systems Design & Manufacturing, Energy & Sustainability Jun 10 - Jun 14, 2019 5 Days James Kirtley,
Steven Leeb
$4,125 Registration opening soon 3.4
Predictive Modeling for Materials Design Design & Manufacturing, Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jun 10 - Jun 14, 2019 5 Days Markus Buehler $3,750 Registration opening soon 2.8
Product Platform and Product Family Design: From Strategy to Implementation Design & Manufacturing, Systems Engineering Jun 10 - Jun 14, 2019 5 Days Olivier L. de Weck,
Timothy W. Simpson,
Bruce Cameron
$4,500 Registration opening soon 3.2
High-Speed Imaging for Motion Analysis: Systems and Techniques Design & Manufacturing, Imaging Jun 17 - Jun 20, 2019 4 Days James W. Bales $3,500 Open 2.6
Tribology: Friction, Wear, and Lubrication Design & Manufacturing Jun 24 - Jun 28, 2019 5 Days Nannaji Saka,
Nam Pyo Suh
$3,650 Registration opening soon 2.9
Additive Manufacturing: From 3D Printing to the Factory Floor Design & Manufacturing, Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 15 - Jul 19, 2019 5 Days John Hart $5,500 Registration opening soon 3.3
Downstream Processing Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical, Design & Manufacturing Jul 22 - Jul 26, 2019 5 Days Charles Cooney $4,900 Open 3.0
Fermentation Technology Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical, Design & Manufacturing Jul 29 - Aug 2, 2019 5 Days Daniel I. C. Wang,
Kristala L. J. Prather
$4,900 Open 2.9