The Stefan University is a research and graduate-studies private university with the headquarters in La Jolla, California,USA. Stefan is an independent non-profit university, an online higher education institution. Stefan University was founded on November 3,1989 by V. Alexander Stefan, a research physicist ( V. S.-Physics), an educator( V. S.-Educator; The Open World University-KINDLE Edition); The Open World Manifesto-Novus Ordo Scientifico-Technologicus.QUALB Coeptis); a writer( V. S.-Writing; DOCTOR FAUSTEF (versus Lucifer in the Fight for Immortality of the Human Race), Google Preview), a fine art painter ( V. S.-Paintings), and a film producer (V.S.-Filmmaker). Stefan is essentially a non-campus institution of higher education. It is envisioned as a new type of higher education worldwide based on electronic technology. A division on education technologies has been established within the Stefan with the goal to promote the development of electronic information technology in higher education. Graduate schools of physics, interdisciplinary physics, neurophysics, stem cell physics, and genomic medical physics.Admission starts in September 2017. The Institute for Advanced Physics Studies (A Department of The Stefan University) has a character of both the research institute and university (graduate school) in physics. It is located in La Jolla, CA 92037. The ultimate goal is to pursue a high quality research work in applied physics and to offer a high quality continuing training for physicists worldwide through advanced courses in physics and interdisciplinary physics.