Founded in 1995, University of Science and Technology is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Omdurman (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khartoum. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Omdurman. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan, University of Science and Technology (UST) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. University of Science and Technology (UST) 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 21 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Sudanese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.