Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University) was established in 2007 as a non-profit public higher-education school in the tiny city of Gadong (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Brunei-Muara. Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational Bruneian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. It is officially recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan, Negara Brunei Darussalam (Ministry of Education of Brunei Darussalam). UNISSA provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Bruneian higher-education school, which has been around for 13 years, has a rigorous admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, this Bruneian higher education school is one of the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may take use of UNISSA’s academic and non-academic facilities and services, which include a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services.