Established in 1950, Universidad de Medellín (University of Medellín) is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Medellín (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Antioquia. 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 de Medellín is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Medellín 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 66 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Universidad de Medellín also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.