Established in 2006, Universitas Bangka Belitung (University of Bangka Belitung) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Pangkalpinang (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Bangka-Belitung. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Balunijuk. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi (English: Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia), Universitas Bangka Belitung (UBB) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitas Bangka Belitung (UBB) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 10 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Indonesian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UBB 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.