Established in 1996, Institut National Polytechnique Félix Houphouët-Boigny (Félix Houphouët-Boigny National Polytechnic Institute) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Yamoussoukro (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Lagunes. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique de Côte d'Ivoire (Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Ivory Coast), Institut National Polytechnique Félix Houphouët-Boigny (INP-HB) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Institut National Polytechnique Félix Houphouët-Boigny (INP-HB) 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 in several areas of study. This 21 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Ivorian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. INP-HB 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, as well as administrative services.