Established in 1991, Ernst-Abbe-Fachhochschule Jena (Ernst-Abbe University of Applied Sciences Jena) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Jena (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Thuringia. Officially accredited/recognized by the Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur (English: Thuringian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture), Ernst-Abbe-Fachhochschule Jena (EAH Jena) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Ernst-Abbe-Fachhochschule Jena (EAH Jena) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 25 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. EAH Jena also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.