Established in 2000, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Islamabad (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Islamabad CT. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Abbottabad, Attock, Lahore, Wah, Vehari, Sahiwal. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 19 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 30-40% making this Pakistani higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.