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What is AI at CMU?

Artificial intelligence means many things to many people. But at Carnegie Mellon — the place where AI was invented more than half a century ago — we understand that we have an obligation to study and create new frontiers in AI. We don't take that obligation lightly.

CMU AI unites our interdisciplinary artificial intelligence research and education efforts to create an AI strategy for the planet. To pioneer ways to make AI safe. To center humans in autonomous systems. We are the critical mass of brilliant human minds, state-of-the-art research facilities and financial resources necessary to create technologies that will change the world for the better.

Our People

CMU AI unites students, faculty and staff from all areas of the university to create the largest, most experienced group of AI researchers in the world.

Our Research

Our students and faculty are shaping the next frontier of AI research and policy, advancing responsible AI-driven solutions to critical societal challenges.

Our Partners

We work arm in arm with partners across society, collaborating with the private sector, government agencies, elected officials, non-profits and other universities.