Established in 1970, Université des Antilles et de la Guyane (University of the French West Indies and Guiana) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Cayenne (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kourou. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France (English: Ministry of Higher Education and Research, France), Université des Antilles et de la Guyane (UAG) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université des Antilles et de la Guyane (UAG) 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 HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UAG 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.