The University is in an enviable central London location and is the only university in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions.
We are proud of the quality of our education, research and enterprise and our position among the top five per cent of universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2012/13)
. City is ranked 9th in the UK for graduate-level jobs and 12th overall in the graduate employment category (The Sunday Times University Guide 2013)
City University London
is located in Islington, in central London
. Both professionally and personally, our students have the opportunity to benefit from all that London has to offer. City University London offers a wide range of accommodation, including modern and newly refurbished halls of residence a short walk from the main University buildings
The university has six schools
which focus on business, law, community and health sciences, arts and social sciences, informatics, engineering and mathematical sciences.
The university's business and management courses are rated the best in London, along with its nursing courses (Guardian University Guide 2013).
City University London has exceptionally good links with business and the professions. We are ranked 10th in the UK for graduate-level jobs and 12th for graduate starting salaries (The Sunday Times University Guide 2012)
City University London offers a wide range of accommodation, including modern and newly refurbished halls of residence a short walk from the main University buildings
City University London has one of the highest proportions of international students of any university in the UK. With its diverse student population, the university enjoys a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Our international students
, from some 160 different countries, create a cosmopolitan and lively learning environment for you to study in a range of subjects including engineering, mathematics, informatics, arts, social sciences, law, health and business
The university has an international team who will give you guidance on everything from setting up a bank account to UK immigration regulations. You can also enjoy special welcome events at the start of term.
The university prides itself on its close links with many professional institutions and businesses both in the UK and around the world. This means the university can provide courses that are highly sought after by employers.
With over 50 undergraduate degree courses on offer across six specialist Schools, City has a wide range of undergraduate study options for you to choose from.
Whether your interests lie in business & finance, management, journalism, politics, economics, psychology, sociology, health & nursing, computer science, engineering, mathematics or law we can offer you the undergraduate course you need to start your career.
City University London offers over 150 postgraduate degree courses that will help you develop your career.
In addition to this, the University also offers an International Foundation programme. The International Foundation programme offers an alternative pathway to enter undergraduate programmes for international students who do not have recognised direct-entry qualifications.