Established in 1916, Nueva Vizcaya State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Bayombong (population range: 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Cagayan Valley. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Bambang. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Nueva Vizcaya State University (NSVU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Nueva Vizcaya State University (NSVU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 100 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NSVU 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.