Established in 1991, Universitatea Româno-Americana din Bucuresti (Romanian-American University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Bucharest (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerul Educatiei si Cercetarii, România (English: Ministry of Education and Research, Romania), Universitatea Româno-Americana din Bucuresti (RAU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitatea Româno-Americana din Bucuresti (RAU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 25 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. RAU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.