Founded in 1902, Nanjing University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Nanjing (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Jiangsu. Officially accredited/recognized by the Education Department, Jiangsu Province, Nanjing University (NJU) is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Nanjing University (NJU) 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 114 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NJU 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, as well as administrative services.