Founded in 2007, University of Tabuk is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Tabuk (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Dhiba. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, University of Tabuk (TABU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. University of Tabuk (TABU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 9 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 Saudi Arabian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. TABU 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.