Fall Career Fair (FCF)

The Fall Career Fair (FCF) is the largest annual recruiting event, welcoming hundreds of employers from a wide range of industries offering diverse opportunities. Career Advising & Professional Development organizes the fair to support the career exploration and recruiting needs of MIT undergraduate students, master’s, PhDs, postdocs and recent alumni.

The MIT Fall Career Fair is also open to currently enrolled Harvard University students. Harvard students should connect with the Harvard Office of Career Services for more information on how to register.

In-Person Fall Career Fair Virtual Fall Career Fair
Friday, September 22, 2023
10am – 4pm EST
Johnson Athletic Center, 120 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA
Employer Registration is now closed.
Candidate Registration opens in Handshake: August 16, 2023
Friday, October 13, 2023
1pm – 4pm EST
Virtual Platform: Handshake
Employer Registration Opens in Handshake: June 15, 2023
Employer Registration Closes: September 29, 2023
Candidate Registration opens in Handshake: August 16, 2023

CARIAD: Building the software-defined vehicle and transforming automotive mobility

CARIAD is a gold sponsor of the MIT Fall Career Fair.

Today, software is a major differentiator in the automotive industry. Gone are the days when the engine size mattered. Now, it’s all about the tech underneath the hood. Can …

By Lydia Huth
Lydia Huth Communications Specialist
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InterSystems: Empowering women, inspiring mentorship, and recognized as a leader for women technologists

InterSystems is a gold sponsor of the MIT Fall Career Fair.

InterSystems, a global technology leader, is dedicated to empowering women, fostering mentorship, and creating a thriving company culture. This commitment is exemplified at its annual Global Summit event, where …

By Lydia Huth
Lydia Huth Communications Specialist
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Career Fair Prep – In a Flash!

Prepare for the Fall Career Fair and recruiting season with these quick overviews of key topics in 30 minutes or less. Sessions are offered in-person and virtually so you can pick the time and format that works best for you.

By Tianna Ransom
Tianna Ransom Assistant Director, Career Exploration
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Handshake Virtual Fairs

Through Handshake virtual career fairs, candidates can learn about employers and share their profile when participating in group sessions or 1:1 sessions with recruiters using their browser or Handshake’s mobile app. Students and employers will have access to video, audio, …

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Virtual Career Fairs Tips

Virtual career fairs offer the opportunity for students and employers to connect in ways that transcend physical distances, at greater convenience and lower cost. While there are many benefits to participating in a virtual career fair, there are important differences …

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