Founded in 1939, Hanyang University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Seoul (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ansan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Hanyang University (HYU) is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hanyang University (HYU) 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 77 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. HYU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.