Founded in 1951, Politechnika Rzeszowska im. Ignacego Lukasiewicza (English: Polytechnic University, Rzeszów) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Rzeszow (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Podkarpackie Voivodeship. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (English: Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Politechnika Rzeszowska im. Ignacego Lukasiewicza is a coeducational higher education institution. Politechnika Rzeszowska im. Ignacego Lukasiewicza offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 65 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Politechnika Rzeszowska im. Ignacego Lukasiewicza 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.