Founded in 1927, Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego im. Bronislawa Czecha w Krakowie (University School of Physical Education of Cracow) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Krakow (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Lesser Poland Voivodeship. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (English: Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego im. Bronislawa Czecha w Krakowie (AWF) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego im. Bronislawa Czecha w Krakowie (AWF) 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 89 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 20-30% making this Polish higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. AWF 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.