• Students must complete higher secondary education.
  • Students must be 18 at the starting of the program.
  • The average cumulative high school GPA of students admitted to Stanford is 3.96 on a 4.0 scale.

English Language Requirements

  • 6.5 / 9 Avg. Score in IELTS
  • 100 / 120 Avg. Score in TOEFL
  • 68 / 90 Avg. Score in PTE
  • 115 / 120 Avg. Score in Duolingo


Required Documents

  • Online Application: Students have to submit an online application form at the official website.
  • Application Fee: Students need to submit their application fees.
  • Statement of Purpose: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation: Three letters of recommendation are required; one letter must come from an academic source, although Stanford prefer at least two. Recommendations must be submitted online. 
  • Official GRE Test Scores: Students have to submit their GRE Test Scores.
  • ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL, or other test scores.
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