Founded in 2008, Rayalaseema University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Kurnool (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Andhra Pradesh. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Rayalaseema University (RU) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Rayalaseema University (RU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 8 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Indian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. RU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.