Founded in 1959, Universitas Tarumanagara (Tarumanagara University) is a private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of West Jakarta (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Jakarta SCR. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi (English: Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia), Universitas Tarumanagara (UNTAR) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitas Tarumanagara (UNTAR) 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 57 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. UNTAR 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.