Established in 1810, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Humboldt University of Berlin) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Berlin (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Senatsverwaltung für Bildung, Jugend und Wissenschaft, Berlin (English: Berlin Senate Department for Education, Youth and Science), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU) 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 206 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. HU 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.