City, University of London is located in the heart of one of the world's most exciting cities. Along with a commitment to teaching quality and the success of its graduates in the workplace, it makes City an ideal choice for students.

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

TEF Silver is awarded to institutions that deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for their students, and consistently exceed "rigorous national quality requirements" for higher education in the UK. Find out more about TEF.

International Student Statistics

6,210 international students in 2016–17

Welcome Arrangements

  • The yearly Welcome Reception at Mansion House is organised for all international students joining City in September. This event is for both undergraduate and postgraduate international students.
  • The reception is an opportunity to meet key members of university staff and to get to know fellow international students. Whilst enjoying drinks and canapés, students will be formally welcomed by the President of City, University of London, and by the university's Rector, the Lord Mayor of London.

English Language Requirements

  • English requirements vary from course to course.
  • Pre-sessional language courses are available as four, eight and 12 week programmes, running from late June to early September.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for International Students

  • For information on accommodation for international students, please refer to the university website.

International Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for overseas students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Undergraduate (£) Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 14,280–17,000 8,500–28,000
Mixed 14,790–17,340 16,000 –20,000
Laboratory 15,300–17,340 15,500–16,500
Clinical - -
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.