Established in 1992, International University of Africa is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Khartoum (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan, International University of Africa (IUA) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. International University of Africa (IUA) 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 24 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 50-60% making this Sudanese higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. IUA 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, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.