Founded in 1870, Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu (English: Poznan University of Life Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Poznan (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Greater Poland. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (English: Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu is a coeducational higher education institution. Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 146 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.