City, University of London
Top-level teaching and facilities in an innovative learning environment. You can benefit from City’s excellent industry connections.
Why choose City?
Top 40 in the UK
QS World University Rankings 2024
Top 20 in the UK for international student ratio
QS World University Rankings 2024
Top 10 in UK for student satisfaction
Guardian University Guide 2024
City, University of London offers high-quality degrees across a range of subjects, so you can follow your passion with confidence that it will lead to a great career.
Ready to find a degree at City, University of London?
in the UK for Journalism
in the UK for Accounting and Finance
in the UK for Business and Management Studies
in the UK for Communication and Media Studies
18th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)
Joint 6th in the UK for teaching effectiveness (Guardian University Guide 2024)
Economics and Econometrics
Top 125 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2023)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Joint 7th in the UK for teaching effectiveness (Guardian University Guide 2024)
Library and Information Management
45th in the world (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023)
Take a closer look at City, University of London
Here’s why our students love City
Inclusive and welcoming campus with supportive staff and outstanding facilities. You’ll feel at home from your first day!
Learn from fellow students from all kinds of backgrounds and cultures.
City is a popular choice for students because of its multicultural community and prime location.
Top 3 reasons to choose City
- Teaching built on research that challenges global issues
- An ethos of collaboration and innovation
- A tight-knit campus community, mixed with the buzz of living in a big city
Study abroad at City, University of London
Your route to City, University of London
If you want to study at City, University of London but don’t yet meet the entry requirements, then you can take a degree preparation course at our International College in London and progress to the University.
- Off-campus degree preparation courses
- Live and study in London and progress to City
- Guaranteed entry to a City, University of London degree*
*When you pass your degree preparation course at the required level with good attendance.
- A degree preparation course (also known as a pathway course) helps you improve your English language level, academic skills, and subject knowledge.
- If you pass your degree preparation course at the required level and with good attendance, then you are guaranteed entry to your chosen degree at university.
Life on campus
City’s main campus is located on Northampton Square in Central London, on the trendy north side of the River Thames.
Enjoy City’s great location in beautiful Northampton Square, with spaces to relax and easy access to the rest of London.
countries represented within the student community
— London is the best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2023
in the UK for research
(Times Higher Education Interpretation of Research Excellence Framework)
in the UK for teaching effectiveness (Guardian University Guide 2023)
In the UK for international outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023)
student clubs and societies to join
Download useful information
- Kaplan International College London brochure
- Course information
- City, University of London flyer
Any other questions?
Where is City, University of London?
City’s main campus is located in the heart of London between some of London’s most popular districts, including Islington and Shoreditch, as well as Tech City and the Square Mile. There’s lots to do in the surrounding areas of the University, and it’s easy to explore further into the rest of London by public transport.
What can I do at City?
City has lots of societies and clubs for students to get involved in, ranging across five themes including culture, faith and special interests from K-Pop to motorsports. You can begin exploring London as soon as you step outside the campus, thanks to its central location. You’re close to many tourist attractions, as well as some of the city’s best bars and restaurants, with the rest of the capital easily accessible by train or bus.
Is City a good university for international students?
City is proud to be one of the most international universities in the UK, based in one of the world’s most multicultural cities. It’s a great place to make friends with people from around the world and learn about different cultures!