Founded in 2002, Universiteti i New York-ut në Tiranë (English: University of New York Tirana) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Tirana (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Athens, Prague, Belgrade. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministria e Arsimit dhe Sportit, Shqipëri (English: Ministry of Education and Sport, Albania), Universiteti i New York-ut në Tiranë (UNYT) is a very small (enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiteti i New York-ut në Tiranë (UNYT) 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 14 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Albanian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNYT 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.