Established in 1989, Mbarara University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large town of Mbarara (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Western Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the The National Council for Higher Education, Uganda, Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) 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 27 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Ugandan higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. MUST 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.