Founded in 1925, Mapua Institute of Technology is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Manila (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), National Capital Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Makati City. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Mapua Institute of Technology (MIT) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Mapua Institute of Technology (MIT) 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 91 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Philippine higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MIT 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.