Institution Type : University
Location : London

City University of London is a leading international institution, committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions. Find us in the heart of London, close to several central Underground stations, the British Library and the West End.

We are minutes away from the Square Mile and the headquarters of financial and professional institutions, major arts complexes and media offices, teaching hospitals and specialist medical research centres.

City enjoys deep-rooted links with the City of London. The Lord Mayor of London is the Rector of City and many City of London livery companies are long-standing supporters of City.

We are proud of the quality of our education, research and enterprise and of our high rankings in recent surveys:

  • 1stin London for student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide 2017).
  • ranked in the top 20 of UK universities (Guardian University Guide 2017).
  • in the top 15 in the UK for graduate prospects (The Timesand Sunday Times University League Table 2017)
  • among the top 4% of universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015)

The Research Excellence Framework rated 75.7% of City’s submissions as being of world-leading 4* or internationally excellent 3* quality.

Our outlook is truly global. We have a vibrant, international community and welcome students, academics and professional staff from all around the world, work to international levels of research excellence and cultivate a growing network of international partnerships.