Founded in 1841, University of Roehampton is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Roehampton (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), London. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, University of Roehampton (RU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Roehampton (RU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 175 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. RU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.