Founded in 1916, University of Mysore is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Mysore (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Karnataka. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Mandya, Hassan. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, University of Mysore (UoM) is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Mysore (UoM) 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 100 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UoM 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.