Established in 1903, North China University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Tangshan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Tianjin. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education, Hebei Province, North China University of Science and Technology is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. North China University of Science and Technology offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 113 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. North China University of Science and Technology also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.