Established in 1293, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Complutense University of Madrid) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Madrid (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Madrid Community. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (English: Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) 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 723 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UCM 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.