Established in 1976, Universidad Antonio Nariño (English: Antonio Nariño University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Bogotá (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Bogota. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Neiva, Cali, Barranquilla, Bucaramanga. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia (English: Ministry of National Education - National Council for Higher Education), Universidad Antonio Nariño (UAN) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Antonio Nariño (UAN) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 40 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UAN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.