Established in 2006, Kafrelsheikh University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Kafr El Sheikh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kafr el-Sheikh. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, Kafrelsheikh University (KFS) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kafrelsheikh University (KFS) 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. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 12 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Egyptian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. KFS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.