Established in 1962, Tallinna Tehnikakõrgkool (English: TTK University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Tallinn (population range: 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Harju County. Officially accredited/recognized by the Eesti Vabariigi Haridus-ja Teadusministeerium (English: Minister of Education and Research, Estonia), Tallinna Tehnikakõrgkool (TTK) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Tallinna Tehnikakõrgkool (TTK) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 54 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. TTK 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.