History, Affiliations and Rankings
City, University of London was founded in 1894 in London, UK and is home to 5 other schools, 40 centres, and departments with various state-of-art facilities. The university has strong ties with over 5,000 global business industries and also has a diverse population of students from more than 160 countries. It has extensive research opportunities and a variety of courses in many fields. Students also benefit from a team of professional and dedicated faculty who work towards building skills and providing sustainable careers. The university is further affiliated with the University of London Association of MBAs, EQUIS and Universities UK. City, University of London ranks #=330 in the QS World University Ranking 2022. The university occupies the #351-400th position in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022. Furthermore, the Complete University Guide and the Guardian University League Table have ranked City, University of London at #54 and #104, respectively.
Infrastructure, Campus and Courses
The campus of the institution is situated in Central London. The university is home to five schools. The 5 renowned schools are - the School of Health Sciences, School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, Cass Business School, The City Law School and the School of Arts & Social Sciences. The university has about 40 centres and academic departments within the various schools of the university. Through these departments, the university offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level degree programs along with certificates and diplomas to students.
Accomplishments and Alumni
The university is globally acknowledged for its wide variety of courses. More the half of its programmes are recognized by international bodies like BPS, BCS, CILIP, HPC, ICE, and RICS. Further, the university has an online career network where current students are assisted by former students. More than 140,000 former students from 180 countries constitute the remarkable alumni network of the university. Some of the notable alumni families include Jawaharlal Nehru, Mahatma Gandhi, Sharon Maguire, etc.
Student Diversity and Visiting Companies
The university caters to the academic demands of around 140,000 students from around 180 countries. Everyone at City, University of London, welcomes students of all genders, races, abilities, sexual orientations, religions, ages, and backgrounds, all of whom are treated equally and without prejudice. It encourages a rich cultural diversity by promoting international admissions. Some of the top recruiters are - BBC, Ernst & Young, Google.