Founded in 1962, Université de Yaoundé I (University of Yaounde I) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Yaoundé (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Central Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, Cameroun (English: Ministry of Higher Education, Cameroon), Université de Yaoundé I (UYI) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Yaoundé I (UYI) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 54 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UYI 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, as well as administrative services.