Founded in 1964, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Bangalore (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Karnataka. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Mandya, Hassan, Shimoga, Chintamani, Ponnampet. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore (UAS Bangalore) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore (UAS Bangalore) 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 52 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Indian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UAS Bangalore also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.