Founded in 1977, Université de Fianarantsoa (University of Fianarantsoa) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Fianarantsoa (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Madagascar (Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Madagascar), Université de Fianarantsoa is a coeducational higher education institution. Université de Fianarantsoa offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 42 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.