Founded in 1993, Universitas Pelita Harapan (English: Pelita Harapan University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Tangerang (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Banten. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Surabaya, Medan, Jakarta. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan (English: Ministry of Education and Culture, Indonesia), Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Evangelical religion. Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 23 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UPH 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.