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Stanford University

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Stanford University is one of the world's leading research universities. It is known for its entrepreneurial character, drawn from the legacy of its founders, Jane and Leland Stanford, and its relationship to Silicon Valley. Areas of excellence range from the humanities to social sciences to engineering and the sciences. Stanford is located in California's Bay Area, one of the most intellectually dynamic and culturally diverse areas of the nation. Stanford Universities aim at being one of the best universities, so that it can qualify its students for personal succes and direct usefulness in life. Stanford's goal is to promote the public welfare, liberty and the rights of man to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

Country United States
School name Stanford University
City Stanford
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Schools of Earth Sciences
School of Engineering
School of Humanities
School of Sciences
Graduate school of Business
Graduate school of Education
Graduate school of Law
Graduate school of Medicine.
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Private
Language used in the class English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1891
The number of students (Undergraduate) 6,980
The number of students (Graduate) 8,897
Test required for admission SATs, The Common Application and the university's Writing Supplement (document screening)
% applicants admitted 5.7%
The number of foreign students 3,517
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 2
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 7
THE Rank (2013 rankings) 4
Address 450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305–2004 USA
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