Established in 1985, Sri Ramachandra University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the metropolis of Chennai (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Tamil Nadu. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Sri Ramachandra University (SRU) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sri Ramachandra University (SRU) 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 31 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 70-80% making this Indian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. SRU 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.