Founded in 2013, University of Rwanda is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Kigali (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kigali City. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Rwanda, University of Rwanda (UR) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Rwanda (UR) 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 3 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Rwandan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UR 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.