Established in 1950, University of Peshawar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Peshawar (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Baragali Summer Campus, Abbottabad. Officially accredited/recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, University of Peshawar (UOP) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Peshawar (UOP) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 66 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 50-60% making this Pakistani higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UOP 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.