A Top 100 Research Institution
A Carnegie Foundation R1-Very High Research Activity Doctoral University, Mississippi State is ranked among the National Science Foundation’s top 100 research institutions. As the Magnolia State’s leading research university, MSU’s research expenditures totaled nearly $241 million in FY 2017, accounting for more than half of the total in research and development expenditures reported by all Mississippi institutions. This research activity is playing an ever-increasing role in Mississippi’s overall economic development efforts. MSU is a recognized leader in a number of disciplines, and well known for innovative partnerships, real-world impact, and offering undergraduate and graduate students unique research opportunities.
What's happening with our research
NSF Career Grant recipient advances physics research, outreach efforts at MSU
With help from a prestigious National Science Foundation Career Grant, a Mississippi State faculty member is working to advance his nuclear physics…
January 24, 2020
MSU research professor taking leadership role in NATO teams focused on off-road autonomy
January 15, 2020
MSU Vet Camp applications open Jan. 28, close Feb. 28 at noon
Mississippi State’s College of Veterinary Medicine will accept applications beginning Jan. 28 for its 10th annual Veterinary Camp.
January 06, 2020