Established in 1973, Azerbaycan Diller Universiteti (English: Azerbaijan University of Languages) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Baku (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Absheron. Officially accredited/recognized by the Azerbaycan Respublikasi Tehsil Nazirliyi (English: Ministry of Education, Azerbaijan), Azerbaycan Diller Universiteti (ADU) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Azerbaycan Diller Universiteti (ADU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 43 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. ADU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.