Founded in 1982, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha (University of Castilla La Mancha) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Ciudad Real (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Castilla-La Mancha. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (English: Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad de Castilla La Mancha (UCLM) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Castilla La Mancha (UCLM) 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 34 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Spanish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UCLM 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.