Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab
Promoting excellence and transformation in education globally
The Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab
Celebrating one year of transforming education worldwide
Grants in Higher Education Innovation
Higher Education @ J-WEL announces Spring 2018 award winners

J-WEL Collaboratives


The Beginnings of a Revolution

Upcoming @ J-WEL

  • MIT faculty: Submit a proposal for a J-WEL Innovation Grant. We encourage faculty to propose innovations and educational research that will impact MIT education, with broad potential for impact in global settings. Proposals accepted throughout the year.
  • J-WEL Members: Visit the March 2018 J-WEL Week site to access slides, videos and other resources from our recent J-WEL Week.


“J-WEL is a major addition to our campus that is enabling us to actually carry out the biggest aspiration we have, to educate as many people in the world as possible.”

- L. Rafael Reif, President of MIT

“Enabling individuals to do their very best and reach their full potential, whatever their background, is a key priority for Community Jameel and the world. That is exactly why we are establishing the Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab with MIT.”

- Fady Mohammed Jameel, President of Community Jameel International

“Through J-WEL, we will forge new and long-lasting engagements as we learn, share and train together, using the assets developed at MIT as well as by leveraging the community convened by J-WEL. ”

- Sanjay Sarma, MIT Vice President for Open Learning