Founded in 2001, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small city of Tangail (population range: 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Dhaka. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 15 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 10-20% making this Bangladeshi higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MBSTU 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.