How to Join MDP

Students participate in MDP by joining a Faculty Research or externally-sponsored project, attending a technical workshop or traveling with us on one of our industry site visits.

The program is focused on engineering projects, but is open to any student currently enrolled at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor campus. Undergraduate students may complete a minor in Multidisciplinary Design awarded from the college of engineering. Eleven UM colleges are represented in the MDP student body: Engineering (82%) also represented are Literature, Sciences & the Arts, School of Information, Art & Design, Ross School of Business, School of Music Theater and Dance, Taubman School of Architecture and Urban Planning, School of Kinesiology, School of Social Work, School of Education, and many more..

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