Established in 2003, Royal University of Dhaka is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Dhaka (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Bashgari, Bhairab, Kishargang, Dhaka. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Royal University of Dhaka (RUD) is a very small (enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution. Royal University of Dhaka (RUD) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 13 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. RUD 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.