Established in 1951, Tianjin Medical University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Tianjin (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Tianjin Municipal Education Commission, Tianjin Medical University (TMU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Tianjin Medical University (TMU) 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 65 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Chinese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. TMU 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.