Founded in 1921, Belarusian State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Minsk (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Minsk Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus, Belarusian State University (BSU) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Belarusian State University (BSU) 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 95 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. BSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.