Established in 1960, Universitas Katolik Widya Mandala Surabaya (English: Widya Mandala Catholic University of Surabaya) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Surabaya (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), East Java. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan (English: Ministry of Education and Culture, Indonesia), Universitas Katolik Widya Mandala Surabaya (UKWMS) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universitas Katolik Widya Mandala Surabaya (UKWMS) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 56 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 50-60% making this Indonesian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UKWMS 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.