Established in 1970, Universiteti i Prishtinës (English: University of Prishtina) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Prishtina (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Republic of Kosovo. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Gjilan, Pejë, Prizren, Ferizaj, Gjakovë, Mitrovicë. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministria e Arsimit, e Shkencës dhe e Teknologjisë, Republika e Kosovës (English: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Kosovo Republic), Universiteti i Prishtinës is a coeducational higher education institution. Universiteti i Prishtinës 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 46 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Universiteti i Prishtinës also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.