Visiting Massachusetts



Massachusetts Institute of Business (MIB)offices are located in Cambridge close to Harvard University, MIT and surrounded by local attractions as well as tourist destinations.

A One-of-a-Kind Place

MIB Channel

The state of Massachusetts is one of the world’s great seats of learning, boasting world-class institutions including Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University – ranked numbers one and three respectively in the World University Rankings.

In addition, several other Massachusetts universities consistently rank in the top 40 at the national level in the widely cited rankings of U.S. News and World Report.

As a city which has developed with leading higher education institutions at its heart, it is no surprise that it is known as one of Americas most forward thinking states; politically and culturally.


  • Located in the north-east of the US; borders with Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire and Atlantic Ocean
  • Capital and largest city is Boston
  • Thousand of Presidents, Nobels, successfuly busines men and women studied here: Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Paul Samuelson, Peter Diamond, Paul Krugman, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, William Boeing Jr and others
  • Harvard University has more than 15 million books; in the US, only the Library of Congress has more
  • The per capita personal income in 2012 was $53,221, making it the third highest state in the nation.
  • Most Fortune 500 companies are located in Massachusetts, the largest of which are the Liberty Mutual Insurance Group of Boston and MassMutual Financial Services of Springfield.