City, University of London is a global institution providing academic excellence focused on business and the professions. For 125 years, City has combined high-quality education with leading research and enterprise – transforming the lives of its students from hundreds of countries across the world. Located in the heart of London’s financial district, City is home to five specialist ‘Schools’ including Bayes Business School – one of Europe’s leading business schools with a world-class reputation.
INTO City, University of London offers a range of courses that are proven to help international students progress to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the UK. The Centre also offers a number of English language courses for professional or everyday use. City is a member institution of the University of London, one of the oldest and largest universities in the UK. Dedicated to providing an outstanding academic experience and award-winning support, City equips students with the tools needed to build a thriving and sustainable career. Incoming students be joining an international community, with students coming from more than 160 different countries to study at City, and the University is committed to providing equal opportunities to all of its students regardless of religion, race, nationality or disability. From the diverse faith team to the Student Counselling and Mental Health service, there are a range of support facilities on offer to help all members of the City community.
Why City, University of London?
Location: Students at City experience the excitement of student life in the middle of London – the best city in the world for university students (QS Best Student Cities 2019). Studying in London means that students will be immersed in professional life from the moment they arrive, which might be why it’s the first-choice study destination for thousands of international students every year. City is in London’s financial district – the perfect place for when it comes to securing internships, work placements and graduate jobs once students finish their degrees. It’s also just around the corner from Shoreditch, arguably London’s most creative district, where students can find countless art galleries, vintage shops and contemporary cafes.
Student Support: Support is always available at the INTO City Study Centre, whether students need advice about their courses, help communicating in English or have a question about life in London. Students will receive academic support from their teachers, language support from specialist advisors, and welfare support from the Student Services team. The helpful staff and faculty are there to support students with whatever they may need.
Facilities: INTO students also have access to the University’s range of fantastic facilities. These facilities include: the University library, home to more than 350,000 books, 25,000 journals and specialist collections; the largest student sports facility in central London, with all of the modern, high-tech equipment expected from a new sports and fitness centre; Careers Service, the one-stop-shop to discuss career options and access support to enhance employability; the Engineering laboratory is available to INTO students on an Engineering pathway and includes flight deck, motion simulators, wind tunnels, micro turbine, optical compressors and more.
Accommodation: There are options to suit a variety of needs and budgets at INTO City. Homestay is available as an alternative option, where students will live in their own room at a carefully selected host’s home in London. Students who want to experience authentic life in England might enjoy Homestay.
Academic Excellence: For 125 years, the University has combined exceptional education with leading research and enterprise. City is home to the top-ranked Bayes Business School, a triple-accredited institution positioned among the global elite of Business schools’ Central London location.