Established in 1961, Universitas Kristen Petra (English: Petra Christian University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Surabaya (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), East Java. Officially accredited/recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan (English: Ministry of Education and Culture, Indonesia), Universitas Kristen Petra (UKP) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Universitas Kristen Petra (UKP) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master 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. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UKP 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.