Established in 1992, Universitatea Valahia din Târgoviste (Valahia University of Targoviste) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Târgoviste (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Dambovita. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerul Educatiei si Cercetarii, România (English: Ministry of Education and Research, Romania), Universitatea Valahia din Târgoviste (UVT) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitatea Valahia din Târgoviste (UVT) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 24 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. UVT 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.