Founded in 1963, Institut Pertanian Bogor (Bogor Agricultural University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Bogor (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), West Java. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi (English: Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia), Institut Pertanian Bogor (IPB) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Institut Pertanian Bogor (IPB) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 53 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. IPB 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, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.