Founded in 1971, Universität Bremen (University of Bremen) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Bremen (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Senatorin für Bildung und Wissenschaft, Bremen (English: Bremen Senator for Education and Science), Universität Bremen (UB) is a large (enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universität Bremen (UB) 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 45 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UB 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.