Established in 1990, Universidade Federal do Amapá (Federal University of Amapá) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Macapá (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Amapa. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal do Amapá (UNIFAP) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal do Amapá (UNIFAP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 27 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UNIFAP also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.