There is wide recognition of the educational benefits of a period of study abroad. MIT organizes these visits through the Global Education Office.
Here are some programs of various types in Mathematics that recent MIT Mathematics majors have attended. Several of them have kindly sent reports of their experience and invite you to contact them if you want more information. Deadlines vary by program. These International Study pages have a wealth of information on each program.
An established program consisting of a full year at Cambridge University, England.
This is a one-semester program in Budapest, Hungary. The language is English.
A one-semester program at the Independent University in Moscow. The language is English. The American Mathematical Society administers National Science Foundation grants to cover some of the costs.
This program is for one or two semesters at France's premier science and engineering school, in French.
This program assists in organizing student visits to a variety of other French institutions.
Study or conduct research in Germany.