Stanford University| Top University in Russia for Computer Science Program

By Siksha Raturi | Career | Oct 31, 2017

Founded by Jane and Leland in 1888, Stanford University is located on 8,180 acres and is one of the major campuses in the United States.  The Computer Science department at Stanford was founded in 1965 by George Forsythe. The Stanford University is a leading academic for the computer science in the California. Situated in the beautiful location of Silicon Valley, the school is constantly ranked to the top and maintains its reputation in computer science programs.

The Computer Science department of Stanford endows with the full-time undergraduate degree program in Computer Science in order to provide the best & latest application of knowledge regarding the field. Stanford is an international university which offers the greatest opportunities to students for getting involved in the research. The Stanford University includes seven schools in the single campus i.e. School of Earth, Graduate School of Business, Energy & Environmental Sciences, School of Humanities and Sciences, Graduate School of Education, School of Engineering, Law School, and School of Medicine. This Seven School of Stanford offers extent of study that permits the students the freedom to search for their intellectual and personal passions. These schools offer various courses for the students: B.A., B.A.S., M.A., M.S., B.S., Ph.D., D.M.A., M.D., J.D., M.B.A., J.S.D., J.S.M., LL.M., M.F.A., M.L.A., M.P.P., ENG, and M.L.S. There are more than 16400 students and 2180 faculty in the academics with the 18 interdisciplinary research institutes.

Type: Private Research University

Established: 1891

Founder: Leland & Jane Stanford

Academic staff: more than 2510

Students: 16336

Undergraduates: 7032

Post Graduates: 9304

Location: Stanford, California

Campus Area: 8180 acres



University Global & National Rankings:

Stanford basically ranks high in contrast with many other domestic academics. From the year 2003 to 2016, the Stanford University ranked second according to Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

National Rankings

  • Forbes – 1

  • Washington Monthly – 1

  • ARWU - 2

  • US News & World Report – 5

Global Rankings

  • QS – 2

  • ARWU– 2

  • Times - 2

  • US News & World Report – 3



Courses Offered by Stanford University

  • Aeronautics & Astronautics (AA)

  • Marketing (MKTG)

  • Operations Information & Technology (OIT)

  • Organizational Behavior (OB)

  • Political Economics (POLECON)

  • Strategic Management (STRAMGT)

  • Bioengineering (BIOE)

  • Chemical Engineering (CHEMENG)

  • Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE)

  • Computer Science (CS)

  • Design Institute (DESINST)

  • Computational & Mathematical Engineering (CME)

  • Humanities & Science

  • Environmental Sciences

  • Finance Law

  • Undergraduate & many more courses


Hostel Fee: $3200

Tuition Fee (approx):

  • For Undergraduates: $16329

  • For Graduate Engineering: $17396

  • For MBA (each year): $23000

  • For Medical Program: $20000

Tuition & Fee

  • For Graduates: $44,757

  • For Under Graduates: $62363

Campus Health Service Fee: $210 per quarter

Hotels near Stanford University:

  • The Westin Palo Alto

  • Stanford Terrace Inn

  • Stanford Park Hotel

  • The Clement Hotel - All Inclusive

  • Garden Court Hotel

Tourist places near Stanford University:

  • Stanford Memorial Church

  • The Stanford Shopping Center

  • Hoover Tower

  • Rodin Sculpture Garden

  • Papua New Guinea Sculpture Garden

  • Computer History Museum

  • Stanford Theatre

  • Stanford University Golf Course



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