Founded in 1999, Universidad Mundial (English: Mundial University) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of La Paz (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Baja California Sur. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Los Cabos, San Franciso del Rincon, Silao. Officially accredited/recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (English: Ministry of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Mundial (UM) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Mundial (UM) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.