Education and Workforce Development

The educational mission of the Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute is to create the next generation of world-class manufacturing innovation thought leaders and practitioners through:

  1. Research: Performance of  preeminent basic and translational manufacturing research to solve industry-critical, “real world” grand manufacturing challenges, and improve manufacturers’ competitiveness
  2. Technology Transfer: Translation of basic manufacturing research into high-value products and services that improve the economy and human condition in Georgia, the United States, and around the world
  3. Coursework: Delivery of world-class manufacturing and innovation-focused coursework to undergraduate, graduate, and professional students
  4. Strategic Partnerships: Collaboration with industry, professional societies, educational institutions, and government designed to enhance manufacturing education and awareness at any age, skill, academic, and experience level

Our Vision is that the Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute will be the leader in defining and implementing the 21st century paradigm for manufacturing innovation education and workforce development.

Intently focusing on enhancing the preparation of students through manufacturing coursework, research and innovation, GTMI's educational programs give students the critical knowledge and hands-on experience necessary to succeed in a highly competitive, multidisciplinary manufacturing environment. We offer these programs: