Established in 1977, The University of Northampton is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large town of Northampton (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), East Midlands. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, The University of Northampton (UN) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Northampton (UN) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 39 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UN 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.