Founded in 1938, University of New England is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Armidale (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New South Wales. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, University of New England (UNE) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of New England (UNE) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 78 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNE 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.