Founded in 1910, The University of Queensland is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized town of St Lucia (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Queensland. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ipswich, Gatton. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, The University of Queensland (UQ) is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Queensland (UQ) 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 106 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UQ 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.