Founded in 1969, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia (Federal University of Uberlândia) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Uberlândia (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Minas Gerais. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ituiutaba. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal de Uberlândia (UFU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal de Uberlândia (UFU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 48 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Brazilian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UFU 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.