City University London is a leading global university with over 100 years' experience of education and research.

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.  Both professionally and personally, our students have the opportunity to benefit from all that London has to offer.

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 (The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013/14). Whether your area of interest is business & finance, the arts, economics, psychology, sociology, health & nursing, computer science, engineering & mathematics or law, we can offer you the undergraduate course you need to start your career.

We rank 35th in the UK as per The Guardian University Guide 2015. 90% of our students are satisfied with the quality of our education, according to the 2013 National Student Survey.

The University has five schools- Cass Business School, School of Mathematics, Computer Science &Engineering, School of Health Sciences, School of Arts & Social Sciences, and The City Law School.  The University's business and management courses are ranked 1st in London and 4th in the UK (The Guardian University Guide 2014). It also offers the best nursing courses (Guardian University Guide 2013).City University London has exceptionally good links with business and the professions. The Financial Times rates our Sir John Cass Business School among the top four business schools in the UK, 13th in Europe over the past three years, and in the top 1% in the world. We are in the top 10 in the UK for graduate salaries according to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide League Table 2014.

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.

location of

City University London
Northampton Square
United Kingdom
Nearest station: 0.3 miles away

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City University London

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studied Investment and Financial Risk Management BSc (Hons) at City University London and says:

It is not bad university, but social life is boring. Student's Union doesn'...

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studied Law LLB (Hons) at City University London and says:

My experience of City University so far has not been what I expected univer...

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Other academic

School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering

City University's School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineeringoffers undergraduate programmes in Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, and Library & Information Science. The University's School of Engineering &

Sir John Cass Business School

A Sir John Cass Business School undergraduate degree earns you the credibility with employers to achieve success in your chosen career. Our rankings speak for themselves. We are first in London for business, management and finance, as per

School of Health Sciences

City University London's School of Health Sciences is dedicated to the education and development of health and community-based professionals. Our undergraduate courses lead to professionally recognised qualifications and excellent career

The City Law School

The City Law School is one of London's major law schools. Offering an impressive range of academic andprofessional courses, it is the first law school in London to educate students and practitioners at all stages of legal education. At

School of Arts & Social Sciences

The School of Arts & Social Sciences provides a dynamic and academically-rigorous environment for students undertaking undergraduate degrees. We focus on a range of subject

City University London

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The times

Rank 46th

Student stats

*Data refers to students in their first year only.
  • 72 : 28Full time: Part time
  • 63 : 37UK: International
  • 45 : 55Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 52 : 48School Leavers : Mature students
  • 3,700Number of students

Graduate prospects

  • 83% % in job or further study

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