Founded in 1945, Medical university-Plovdiv is a for-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Plovdiv (population range: 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria, Medical university-Plovdiv (MU-Plovdiv) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Medical university-Plovdiv (MU-Plovdiv) 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 71 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Bulgarian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MU-Plovdiv 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.