Founded in 1967, Lingnan University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the metropolis of Hong Kong (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR, Lingnan University (LU) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Non-denominational religion. Lingnan University (LU) 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 49 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. LU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.