Founded in 1900, Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble (Grenoble Institute of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Grenoble (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Valence. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l'Innovation, France (Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, France), Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble (Grenoble INP) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble (Grenoble INP) 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 119 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.