Established in 1964, Institut Agama Islam Negeri Antasari (The State Institute for Islamic Studies Antasari) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small town of Banjarmasin (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), South Kalimantan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi (English: Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia), Institut Agama Islam Negeri Antasari (IAIN Antasari) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Institut Agama Islam Negeri Antasari (IAIN Antasari) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 52 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Indonesian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. IAIN Antasari also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including as well as administrative services.