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City, University of London

Established 1966

City, University of London

Established 1966


Location: City of London

Nearest Airport: London City Airport

Nearest Station: St Pancras International


  • CUG : 40
  • THE : 351–400
  • QS : =355

Number of Students

Bachelor’s degree students: 11020

Master’s degree students: 8955

International students: 51%

About City, University of London

City, University of London (CUL), is a public research university in London, United Kingdom, and a member institution of the federal University of London. It was founded in 1894 as the Northampton Institute, and became a university when The City University was created by royal charter in 1966. City joined the federal University of London on 1 September 2016, becoming part of the eighteen colleges and ten research institutes that then made up that university. The university has its main campus in Central London in the London Borough of Islington, with additional campuses in Islington, the city, the West End and East End. It is organised into five schools, within which there are around forty academic departments and centres. City is a founding member of the WC2 University Network which developed for collaboration between leading universities of the heart of major world cities particularly to address cultural, environmental and political issues of common interest to world cities and their universities. The university is a member of the Association of MBAs, EQUIS and Universities UK. Alumni of City include a Founding Father, members of Parliament of the United Kingdom, Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom, governors, politicians and CEOs.

Complete Course List

  • Social sciences
  • Criminal law
  • Politics
  • Food sciences
  • Literature and creative writing
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Nursing and midwifery
  • Mathematics
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Finance
  • Organisational psychology
  • Business and management studies
  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Health sciences
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Computer science
  • Journalism
  • Biopsychology
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Law and legal studies
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Banking and finance
  • Mass communication
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Health Care Management
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy
  • Engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Music and composing
  • Languages
  • Transport engineering and logistics
  • Data telecommunications and computer networks
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Psychology
  • Commercial and Corporate law
  • Film and TV studies
  • Social studies
  • Information science and librarianship
  • History
  • Marketing
  • Energy and environmental management
  • Neurology and neuroscience
  • Diplomacy and international law
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Engineering management
  • Maritime law
City, University of London

51.527704222, -0.1026138492

Postal Address

Northampton Square
City of London
United Kingdom

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