Georgia Tech has been committed to progress and service in our state since 1885. Our community of innovation connects education, research, industry, and government to create opportunity for all Georgians.

Driving Growth

$3.35B
State Impact

The Institute is a major economic driver and a champion of economic opportunity in our state.

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Inclusive Education

136
of 159 counties

in Georgia are represented within our student population.

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Education

Tech invests knowledge and resources to enhance learning and foster success — for students and for the citizens of Georgia — improving the quality of life for all in our state. 

Economic Impact

As an engine of Progress and Service for more than 135 years, Georgia Tech builds partnerships, creates jobs, and develops skills for the 21st-century economy.

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Innovation

Georgia Tech supports talented faculty, students, and researchers across disciplines to help solve the most pressing problems facing Georgia and the world today.

Latest Stories

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Innovation
Statewide
Georgia Climate Project Receives $300,000 Grant

The Ray C. Anderson Foundation awarded a $300,000 grant to Emory University and its partners (including Georgia Tech) for the next phase of the Georgia Climate Project, a state-wide consortium of nine colleges and universities working to strengthen Georgia’s ability to prepare for and respond to a changing climate.

With this new grant, the project will engage a diverse network of experts to develop and disseminate knowledge on climate impacts and solutions through webinars, workshops, and an online Georgia climate information portal. It will also expand opportunities for student engagement on climate change through internships, coursework, and projects.

Lara Hodgson, co-founder, president, and CEO of Now, and Guy Primus, CEO and board member of Valence Enterprises, were panelists at the Inclusive Entrepreneurship Forum. Photo by Allison Carter.
Innovation
Statewide
Forum Addresses Inclusive Entrepreneurship

Leaders in higher education, government, and venture capital gathered at Georgia Tech on May 26, 2021 to look at how Atlanta can ensure and support inclusion in entrepreneurship.

Konrad Ahlin
Agriculture
Innovation
Statewide
New Ga. Tech poultry research fellow takes aim at robotic solutions for industry

Successful implementation of more advanced robotics in the industry will not only increase production efficiencies but will also alleviate some of the labor concerns of manual operations while ultimately giving a boost to food security.

Mitchell Walker
Aerospace
Education
Statewide
Georgia Tech Shares $15M From NASA to Advance Deep Space Exploration

The Georgia Institute of Technology, along with 11 partner universities and 17 researchers, will receive $15 million over five years to fund the Joint Advanced Propulsion Institute (JANUS) – a new STRI to develop strategies and methodologies to surmount limitations in ground testing of high-power electric propulsion systems.

Drawdown Georgia
Infrastructure
Innovation
Statewide
Statewide Climate Solutions Powered by Georgia Tech Research Debut

Drawdown Georgia is the statewide effort powered by research from the Georgia Institute of Technology and other universities to find cost-effective ways to drastically cut the state’s carbon footprint.

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Aerospace
Education
Metro Atlanta
Partners in STEM

Last year at the height of the pandemic, students of all ages were learning virtually from home, many struggling to stay engaged. With this in mind, as well as Georgia Tech’s mission to expand access to STEM education, leadership from the School of Aerospace Engineering met with Atlanta Public Schools officials and asked, “How can we help?”