Founded in 2005, Taibah University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Medina (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Al Madinah. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, Taibah University (TaibahU) is a very large (enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Taibah University (TaibahU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 11 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 30-40% making this Saudi Arabian higher education organization a very selective institution. TaibahU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.