Established in 1982, Universidad Militar Nueva Granada (English: Nueva Granada Military University) is a non-profit public 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: Cajicá. 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 Militar Nueva Granada (UMNG) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Militar Nueva Granada (UMNG) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 34 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 60-70% making this Colombian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UMNG also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.