Founded in 1973, Cebu Doctors' University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Mandaue City (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Central Visayas. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Cebu Doctors' University (CDU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Cebu Doctors' University (CDU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 43 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CDU 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.