Established in 2007, Karabük Üniversitesi (Karabuk University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large town of Karabük (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Karabuk. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Safranbolu. Officially accredited/recognized by the YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu (YÖK - Council of Higher Education), Karabük Üniversitesi (KBU) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Karabük Üniversitesi (KBU) 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. This 10 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Turkish higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. KBU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.