Founded in 1909, Université dAlger 1 (University of Algiers 1) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Algiers (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Algérie (English: Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Algeria), Université dAlger 1 is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université dAlger 1 offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 107 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Université dAlger 1 also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.