Founded in 1969, Sheffield Hallam University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Sheffield (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Yorkshire and the Humber. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) 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 47 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. SHU 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.