Established in 1996, East West University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Dhaka (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, East West University (EWU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. East West University (EWU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 20 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Bangladeshi higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. EWU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.