Founded in 1998, Zayed University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Dubai (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Abu Dhabi. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE, Zayed University (ZU) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Zayed University (ZU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 18 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. ZU 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, as well as administrative services.