Founded in 1985, Namibia University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Windhoek (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Namibia, Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) 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 31 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Namibian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NUST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.