Founded in 1996, Haute École Lucia de Brouckère (Lucia de Brouckère University College) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Brussels (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Jodoigne, Nivelles. Officially accredited/recognized by the Direction générale de l'Enseignement non obligatoire et de la Recherche scientifique, Belgique (English: Directorate General for Non-Compulsory Education and Scientific Research), Haute École Lucia de Brouckère (HELDB) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Haute École Lucia de Brouckère (HELDB) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. HELDB also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.