City University, London

Overview

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Why Choose City?

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City University London is a leading global university (among the top five per cent of universities in the world*) and the only university in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions.

A central London location ensures that one of the world’s most stimulating cities is your campus.

City University London is located at the heart of one of the most vibrant cities in the world. The English capital is a truly global city, boasting a wealth of jobs across a range of industries and some of the world’s top cultural attractions.

A degree at City gives you all of this on your doorstep and a fantastic platform to explore everything that London has to offer. City is in the top 10 in the UK for graduate salaries according to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide League Table 2015. The University’s location at the heart of industry in this bustling and dynamic city opens up a world rich in opportunity for its students.

  • City is the top university in London for student satisfaction according to 2015 National Student Survey (NSS)
  • Among the top 5% of universities in the world according to The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014/15
  • City University London is located at the heart of one of the most vibrant cities in the world.
  • City University London has increased its position inThe Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016- its highest position in the guide since 2008.
  • According to The QS World University Rankings, City is the world’s 15th ranked institution for the proportion of its international students.

* The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014/15


Academic strengths

City University London is a leading international university with a long tradition of academic excellence, dating back to our foundation in 1894. Our academic staff are engaged in research that is transforming the world in which we live. Whether they are developing biomedical sensors to improve mortality rates of patients in intensive care, or leading unique research into social attitudes across Europe, you will be educated by academic staff who are at the forefront of their fields. These academics will play a major role in your educational experience and are dedicated to making sure your learning is relevant and rewarding.


Location

City University London is located in the heart of one of Europe's most vibrant cities. The English capital is a truly global city, boasting a wealth of jobs across a range of industries and some of the world’s top cultural attractions. A degree at City gives you all of this on your doorstep and a fantastic platform to explore everything that London has to offer. A study conducted by QS Best Student Cities 2015 named London as the third best city worldwide (second in Europe).

From shops, cafés and restaurants to museums, galleries and arts venues; from leading Premier League football teams to nightclubs and from cityscapes to green spaces, London is a city for everyone.

City’s main Northampton Square campus sits between three of London’s most popular districts. Islington offers tantalising dining and shopping options, Shoreditch buzzes with entrepreneurial creativity and lively nightlife, while Clerkenwell is a hub for trend-setting design and cosy bars.

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