Founded in 1950, Sudan University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Khartoum (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Bahri, Omdurman. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan, Sudan University of Science and Technology (SUST) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sudan University of Science and Technology (SUST) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SUST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.