Established in 1960, Université d'Antananarivo (English: University of Antananarivo) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Antananarivo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de lEnseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Madagascar (English: Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Madagascar), Université d'Antananarivo is a coeducational higher education institution. Université d'Antananarivo offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 56 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Université d'Antananarivo also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.