Established in 1901, Philippine Normal University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Manila (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), National Capital Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Agusan del Sur, Isabela, Quezon City, Cadiz City, Lopez, Prosperidad. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Philippine Normal University (PNU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Philippine Normal University (PNU) 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 115 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Philippine higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. PNU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.