Established in 1969, École Nationale Supérieure en Informatique (National School in Computer Science) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of 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), École Nationale Supérieure en Informatique (ESI) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. École Nationale Supérieure en Informatique (ESI) 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 47 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 0-10% making this Algerian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. ESI 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.