Established in 1881, Tokyo Institute of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Tokyo (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Tokyo Institute of Technology is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Tokyo Institute of Technology 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 135 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. Tokyo Institute of Technology 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.