Founded in 2000, Université de la Manouba (Manouba University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized town of Manouba (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Tunisie (English: Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Tunisia), Université de la Manouba (UM) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de la Manouba (UM) 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 16 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UM 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.