Established in 1865, Oxford Brookes University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Oxford (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), South East England. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, Oxford Brookes University is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Oxford Brookes University offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 151 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Oxford Brookes University 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.