Founded in 1962, Université de Yaoundé I (University of Yaounde I) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Yaoundé (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Centre Region. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, Cameroun (Ministry of Higher Education, Cameroon), Université de Yaoundé I (UYI) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Yaoundé I (UYI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 56 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UYI 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.