Founded in 1883, University of Auckland is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Auckland (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, New Zealand, University of Auckland is a very large (enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Auckland 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 133 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. University of Auckland 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.