Established in 1885, Yonsei 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). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Yonsei University is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Yonsei 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 131 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Yonsei University 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.