Early Career Planning

About Stanford University

Stanford University is the hub of academic strength. On the one hand, the university boasts of its endeavor in funding start-ups and promoting entrepreneurship, on the other hand, it is also the alma mater of numerous Nobel Laureates, billionaires, astronaut, and athletes. With 16,424 Students, 40 academic departments, 2,219 Faculty, and an optimum platform for learning, Stanford is considered as one of the best educational institutes in the world.



Quick Facts at a Glance

  1. World Ranking – 3 (According to Times higher education 2019)
  2. Average No of students -16,914
  3. Average range of Tuition Fee – $46,486 – $47,940 / Year
  4. The average range of Living Expenses – $8,014 - $15,115 / Year
  5. Scholarships available– YES
  6. Internships offered – YES
  7. The average number of International students - 24.1

Departments Available - Under Graduation

  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Social Sciences
  • Aeronautics and Astronautics.
  • Bioengineering.
  • Chemical Engineering.
  • Civil Engineering.
  • Computer Science.
  • Electrical Engineering.
  • Environmental Systems Engineering.
  • Management Science and Engineering.
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Architectural Design
  • Atmosphere/Energy
  • Biomechanical Engineering
  • Biomedical Computation
  • Engineering Physics
  • Product Design

Departments Available - Graduation

  • Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computational and Mathematical Engineering  
  • Computer Science
  • Design Impact   
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Management Science and Engineering
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Humanities and Sciences
  • Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences
  • School of Education
  • School of Medicine
  • Law
  • Business
  • Medicine Biosciences


Stanford is in the warm-summer Mediterranean climate zone and endures hot and dry summers, with an average monthly temperature below 22 °C. Fall is also considerably warm and summer sometimes has brief heat waves.

Residing options

Stanford's residing plan perpetuates its belief in promoting knowledge by sharing.The students and teachers live in the same area of the university.Stanford renders various lodging choices through more than 80 residences.All houses encourage plentiful cultural and communal happenings.Each kind of residence provides a well-defined lifestyle that strives to satisfy the necessities of Stanford's diverse student community.

Campus life

Stanford University has a flourishing residential campus and association of productive and proficient personalities from around the globe. Including more than 25 offices and centers, the Institute administers an extensive array of assistance and guide to the students. With 81 Student Residences, 625 student organizations, and more than 11,000 students living on campus, Stanford has a vibrant campus life.

Scholarships / Financial aid

In making a world-class education possible to everyone, Stanford University is dedicated to helping the students with financial aid. Stanford University grants two kinds of scholarships - Athletic Scholarships and Need-Based Scholarship for undergraduate students. Graduate student's scholarship eligibility is assessed by his/her academic merit and financial need. University granted funding options are Stanford Support Programs, Cardinal Care Subsidy, Outside Funding, and Federal Work-Study Assistantships.