Founded in 1975, University of Juba is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small city of Juba (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Central Equatoria. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, South Sudan, University of Juba (JU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Juba (JU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 41 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 South Sudanese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. JU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, 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.