Established in 1993, University of Bedfordshire is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Luton (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), East of England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bedford, Putteridgebury. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, University of Bedfordshire is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Bedfordshire 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 23 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this UK higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. University of Bedfordshire 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.