Founded in 1965, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (University of the City of Manila) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Manila (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), National Capital Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) 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 51 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 0-10% making this Philippine higher education organization a most selective institution. PLM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, 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.