Established in 1903, Kyushu University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Fukuoka (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Kyushu University is a large (enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kyushu University 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 113 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Kyushu University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.