Established in 1994, Fachhochschule Technikum Wien (University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Vienna (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Agentur für Qualitätssicherung und Akkreditierung Austria (English: Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria), Fachhochschule Technikum Wien (FTW) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Fachhochschule Technikum Wien (FTW) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 22 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. FTW also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.