Founded in 1995, Universidad Europea de Madrid (English: European University of Madrid) is a private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Villaviciosa de Odón (population range: 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Madrid Community. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Valencia, Canarias. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (English: Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM) 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 21 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UEM 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.