Established in 1975, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Bahawalpur (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Punjab. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Rahim Yar Khan, Bahawalnagar. Officially accredited/recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur (IUB) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The Islamia University of Bahawalpur (IUB) 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 41 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Pakistani higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. IUB 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, as well as administrative services.