Established in 1965, Universitas Negeri Semarang (English: State University of Semarang) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large city of Semarang (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Central Java. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Tegal. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan (English: Ministry of Education and Culture, Indonesia), Universitas Negeri Semarang (UNNES) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Universitas Negeri Semarang (UNNES) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 51 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Indonesian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNNES also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.