Established in 1987, College of Tourism and Hotel Management is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Nicosia (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus, College of Tourism and Hotel Management (COTHM) is a very small (enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. College of Tourism and Hotel Management (COTHM) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 29 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Cypriot higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. COTHM 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.