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Our students come from variety of academic backgrounds, have a broad range of professional experience, and are geographically and culturally diverse. What unites them is a passion for creative challenges, innovative thinking, multidisciplinary team work, realizing their ideas, and improving the quality of life through the integration of design, engineering and business.

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Featured Current Student News

Internship Insights: Summer 2016

2016 Internship Recap

This summer, students of our MII-PS Advanced Study and 16-month MS in Software Management degrees have been busy tackling unique innovation challenges across continents and industries. From Silicon Valley to Dubai, their internships have challenged them with projects aimed at driving product strategy, researching consumer behavior, redefining the user experience and much more. Read more...

A Rising Entrepreneur from Brazil Learns Life Lessons in Silicon Valley

Bruno Selva

Rising entrepreneur Bruno Selva compares his last 12 months at CMU Silicon Valley to 20 years working in Brazil. A year ago, Bruno joined us for our full-time MS in Software Management degree and will be graduating from the 12-month full-time program this August, "After running a startup for five years I wanted to improve my management skills studying at a world-class university. The Software Management program has been much more practical than any previous academic experience I've had." Read more...

Karishma Shah (MS SM '17) Honored with Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2016

Karishma Shah (MS SM '17) Honored with Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2016

Karishma Shah (MS ’17), a current student of the Integrated Innovation Institute's part-time MS in Software Management program, has been selected for Forbes 30 Under 30 2016 list in the Consumer Technology category. Selected from a list of more than 15,000 of today's best and brightest, this prestigious honor is given to just 600 individuals across 20 sectors each year, whom according to Forbes are considered, "America’s most important young entrepreneurs, creative leaders and brightest stars." Read more...