Founded in 1967, Saurashtra University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Rajkot (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Gujarat. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Saurashtra University (SU) is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Saurashtra University (SU) 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 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. SU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.