Established in 1409, Universität Leipzig (University of Leipzig) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Leipzig (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Saxony. Officially accredited/recognized by the Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (English: Saxon State Ministry of Science and the Arts), Universität Leipzig is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universität Leipzig offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 607 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. Universität Leipzig 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.