Founded in 1826, Politechnika Warszawska (Warsaw University of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Warsaw (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Masovian Voivodeship. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Plock. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerstwo Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyzszego, Polsce (English: Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland), Politechnika Warszawska (PW) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Politechnika Warszawska (PW) 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 190 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Polish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. PW 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.