Founded in 1966, Can Tho University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Can Tho (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Mekong Delta. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Hau Giang. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam, Can Tho University (CTU) is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Can Tho University (CTU) 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 50 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Vietnamese higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CTU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.