Founded in 1931, Osaka University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small city of Suita (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Osaka. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Osaka University is a large (enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Osaka 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 85 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 students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Osaka University 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.