City, University of London

London, United Kingdom

  • 1894

  • 39.0%

    International Students
  • 4

    No. of Programs
  • 349

    QS World University Rankings
  • Yes

  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation


History, Affiliations & Rankings

Established in 1894, City, University of London is a public research university situated in London, United Kingdom. With a very high research output, City University London is one of the leading international universities in the country. The university is not only committed to academic excellence but also focused on practical knowledge and business. City is ranked as the 351st best university worldwide by the QS World University Rankings 2020. 

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

City, University of London has five different schools: City Law School; School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering; School of Arts & Social Sciences; School of Health Sciences and Cass Business School. Together, these schools offer Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees along with certificate and diploma programmes.

Accomplishments & Alumni

The university’s alumni network includes more than 140,000 students from 180 different countries. Some of the popular names include Mahatma Gandhi, who led the Indian Independence Movement, Tony Blair, Labour Party Prime Minister of the UK from 1997 to 2007. Both of them were graduates from the Inns of Court School of Law (now part of The City Law School).

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

With a total student strength of almost 20,000 students, City University London has international students from more than 160 countries. The university currently houses over 250 Indian students and staff members from about 75 countries. 46 per cent of the total student population of City University London are pursuing postgraduate degree programmes.

COVID-19 Response

With the world coping with the COVID-19 changes across the globe, City University of London has also implemented certain strategies to ensure the safety and health of the students. Students enrolled at the university will be participating in online classes instead of in-person classes.

  • Majority of the classes will be held online, while a few group activities will be conducted with a small number of students, in-person.

  • Social Distancing norms will be implemented for courses which require on-campus attendance.

  • Face Masks will be compulsory for all students and staff at the City, University of London campus. Those unable to wear proper face masks due to physical or mental impairment or disability, an exemption card should be worn by them.

  • Campus facilities, equipment and buildings will be extensively cleaned and sanitised. Air Conditioning units will be switched to fresh air instead of recirculating air. Windows will be opened wherever possible.

  • Student support services will be operable in online mode via Zoom, or other communication software and technology.


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City, University of London, London, United Kingdom Scholarship

Scholarships for International Students at City, University of London

A host of scholarships is offered by City, University of London to international students, who wish to avail higher education from one of the colleges of the university. Check out the table below for further information regarding the same.

Name of Scholarship

Scholarship Award


Academic Achievement International Foundation Progression Scholarship


Merit-based Scholarship


Cass Business School

School of Arts and Social Sciences

School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering

The City Law School

Cass Business School International Scholarship


Awarded based on the academic merit of international students.

For Undergraduate courses alone

Computer/Library and Information Science Scholarships for International Applicants


International Applicants with First-class degree or equivalent.

City Star Scholarship


A current Engineering student at City, on course to achieving a min of second class honours in their UG studies.

For specific programmes only

Campus Location

City, University of London

Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB, London, United Kingdom | +44 (0)20 7040 5060 |

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