Founded in 1975, Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah (Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Fez (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Fes-Meknes. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et de la Formation des Cadres (Ministry of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Professional Training , Morocco), Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah (USMBA) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah (USMBA) 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 44 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.