NJIT's Mission

With its four-pronged mission of education, research, economic development, and service, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) plays a critical role in shaping New Jersey's future. As a major public technological university, NJIT is an important conduit through which technology flows into society. The university's educational programs prepare students to be leaders in the technology-dependent economy of the 21st century. University researchers seek new knowledge to improve processes and products for industry.

Through public and private partnerships and economic development efforts, the university helps to grow new business ventures that fuel the economy.

Read more about our mission and vision.