City, University of London is a leading international university and the only university in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions. We have a long tradition of academic excellence, dating back to our foundation in 1894. City, University of London is made up of five different Schools:
We are located in the heart of the city, meaning our students can experience the buzz of living right in the heart of one of Europe's most vibrant cities. Find out more about where we located in the heart of London, visit www.city.ac.uk/visit.
Our commitment to academic excellence, focus on business and the professions and central London location are just some of the reasons for studying at City, University of London.
City, University of London offers a wide range of taught and research postgraduate degrees, with every member of our postgraduate community benefiting from outstanding academic staff, comprehensive student support and tailored careers guidance.
A postgraduate degree, whether taught or research will give you an opportunity to deepen your understanding of your chosen subject and explore particular areas of interest, while developing valuable transferable skills, including analytical thinking and research and presentation techniques.
In keeping with City’s close links with business and the professions, many of our postgraduate degrees are offered on a part-time and flexible basis, allowing you to manage your study around employment commitments. City offers over 150 taught postgraduate degrees, each developed by academic staff who are experts in their fields and who possess an in-depth understanding of the graduate employment marketplace.
To find our more, visit www.city.ac.uk/study/postgraduate
The resources and facilities provided by Library Services are integral to the student experience and academic journey at City, University of London. The main Northampton Square Library occupies five floors in the University Building and there are specialist libraries for Cass Business School and The City Law School.
Our innovative learning spaces offer a mix of individual and group study areas to suit everybody’s learning needs. We have over 1,500 individual study spaces, many equipped with PC workstations, with approximately 200 spaces for group study. Group study rooms are equipped with audio-visual equipment to help students prepare presentations and share and discuss their ideas with colleagues.
Our dynamic library collections are shaped by student demand. Our subject librarian is dedicated to supporting students throughout their course by directing them towards the resources to complete their assignments and prepare for examinations. Specialist support is available through our enquiry points, online chat service, one-to-one tutorials and workshops to help students locate, access and use the resources they need.
The School of Arts & Social Sciences at City University London provides a rigorous and challenging educational environment where the student is placed squarely at the heart of all that we do. We combine first-class teaching with an exciting range of postgraduate courses to ensure that what you learn with us equips you for your career ahead and our links with industry and the City of London serve to underline this goal.
We focus on a range of subject areas including:
- International Politics
- Culture & Creative Industries (including Creative Writing, Cultural Policy & Management, Publishing and Translation)
We are proud of the high employability of our graduates. As the University for business and the professions, we have strong links with industry and help to build links between our students and their careers. Our programmes provide applicable skills and a knowledge base which will enable you to operate effectively as a professional from day one of your chosen career. Our staff are highly regarded in their fields, with many contributing to the academic and public discussions through articles, conferences, media commentary and research. The School also advises the UK Government, the EU and international organisations through collaborations and consultancy work.
The School of Arts & Social Sciences at City University London is committed to providing financial support to high-calibre students through its generous scholarship scheme. Applicants who meet our entry requirements will be automatically considered for a non-means tested scholarship as part of the application process.