Founded in 1998, University of New York in Prague is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Prague (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerstvo kolství, mládee a telovýchovy (English: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports), University of New York in Prague (UNYP) is a very small (enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of New York in Prague (UNYP) 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 18 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNYP 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, as well as administrative services.