Established in 1946, Seoul National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Seoul (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Suwon. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Korea, Seoul National University (SNU) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Seoul National University (SNU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 70 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Korean higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. SNU 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.