Founded in 1951, Universitatea Dunarea de Jos din Galati (University Dunarea de Jos of Galati) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Galati (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerul Educatiei si Cercetarii, România (English: Ministry of Education and Research, Romania), Universitatea Dunarea de Jos din Galati (UDJG) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitatea Dunarea de Jos din Galati (UDJG) 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 65 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Romanian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UDJG 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.