Founded in 2002, The State University of Zanzibar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Zanzibar City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Mjini Magharibi. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Beit el-Ras, Vuga, Tunguu. Officially accredited/recognized by the Tanzania Commission for Universities, The State University of Zanzibar (SUZA) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The State University of Zanzibar (SUZA) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 14 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Tanzanian higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SUZA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.