Established in 1954, Hacettepe Üniversitesi (Hacettepe University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Ankara (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu (English: YÖK - Council of Higher Education), Hacettepe Üniversitesi is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hacettepe Üniversitesi 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 62 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Turkish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Hacettepe Üniversitesi also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.