Established in 2006, Universiteti POLIS (English: POLIS University) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Tirana (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministria e Arsimit dhe Sportit, Shqipëri (English: Ministry of Education and Sport, Albania), Universiteti POLIS (U_POLIS) is a very small (enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiteti POLIS (U_POLIS) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 10 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Albanian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. U_POLIS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.