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Using English and not Korean Name on MIT Application

Question: I want to apply MIT. MIT has the special admission system called MyMIT. When I tried to register on MyMIT, they requested my English name, but I'm Korean, so I haven't English name. What do I do?

MIT just wants your name translated into the English alphabet. They aren't looking for an actual English name like "Alex" or "Andy," although some Asian applicants do have them ... or seem to acquire them once they make plans to attend school in the U.S.

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