Founded in 1919, Universität Hamburg (University of Hamburg) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Hamburg (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Behörde für Wissenschaft und Forschung, Hamburg (English: Office of Science and Research), Universität Hamburg (UHH) is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universität Hamburg (UHH) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 97 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UHH 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.