Established in 1962, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (Eduardo Mondlane University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Maputo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Maputo City. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministério da Educação e Cultura, Mozambique (English: Ministry of Education and Culture, Mozambique), Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (UEM) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (UEM) 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 54 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UEM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.