Founded in 2004, Eastern University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Dhaka (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Eastern University (EU) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Eastern University (EU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 12 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Bangladeshi higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. EU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.