Established in 1961, Universitas Negeri Makassar (English: State University of Makassar) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Makassar (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), South Sulawesi. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Pare-Pare, Bone. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan (English: Ministry of Education and Culture, Indonesia), Universitas Negeri Makassar (UNM) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitas Negeri Makassar (UNM) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 55 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 10-20% making this Indonesian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.