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Stanford University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Stanford University enrolls more than 8,000 graduate and professional school students studying in some 65 departments. Stanford offers many opportunities for graduate students to pursue multidisciplinary teaching, learning and research. Recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions, Stanford has one of the most renowned faculties in the nation. Stanford's extraordinary students - men and women of all races, ethnicities and ages - are distinguished by their love of learning and desire to contribute to the greater community. About a third of Stanford's graduate students hail from a country other than the United States. Stanford University offers graduate and professional school students a remarkable range of academic programs. We are committed to offering an education that is unrivaled among research universities. In this community of scholars, there is no greater objective than being at the edge of a field and advancing the frontier of knowledge. We believe that collaboration across disciplines will be key to future advances and recently have introduced new multidisciplinary initiatives in the areas of biosciences, the environment and international affairs. As a research and teaching university, we offer both undergraduate and graduate students opportunities to work closely with faculty and researchers. The pioneering...
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 4 categories.
Research
Facilities
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
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2014
=3
2015
2
2016
  • 98.70
    Overall Score
  • 100
    Academic Reputation
  • 100
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    Faculty Student
  • 99.7
    Citations per Faculty
  • 99.7
    International Faculty
  • 74
    International Students
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2014
2
2015
2
2016
2
2017
  • 93.60
    Overall Score
  • 87.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 99.4
    Citations per Paper
  • 95.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    H-index Citations
1
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 95.90
    Overall Score
  • 100
    Employer Reputation
  • 97.4
    Partnerships with Employers
  • 100
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 93.2
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 75.5
    Graduate Employment Rate
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
4,140
International
1,972

Number of students

15,845
Postgraduate 56%
Undergraduate 44%

Number of international students

3,555
Postgraduate 84%
Undergraduate 16%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.