Founded in 2011, Üsküdar Üniversitesi (Üsküdar University) is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large metropolis of Istanbul (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Istanbul. Officially recognized by the YÖK – Yüksekögretim Kurulu (YÖK – Council of Higher Education), Üsküdar Üniversitesi (UU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational Turkish higher education institution. Üsküdar Üniversitesi (UU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. UU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.