Established in 1995, Thomas More Hogeschool (Thomas More University College) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the large town of Mechelen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Antwerp. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kempen. Officially accredited/recognized by the Vlaams Ministerie van Onderwijs en Vorming, België (English: Flemish Ministry of Education and Training, Belgium), Thomas More Hogeschool is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Thomas More Hogeschool offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 21 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Thomas More Hogeschool 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.