Founded in 2004, MIT University Dakar is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Dakar (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, Senegal (Ministry of Higher Education and Research, Senegal), MIT University Dakar is a coeducational higher education institution. MIT University Dakar 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. MIT University Dakar also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.