City was established in 1894 and is the newest member institute of the University of London, having joined in 2016. City is composed of five Schools: City's Business School, the City Law School, the School of Health Sciences, the School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering and the School of Arts & Social Sciences.
Research is at the heart of City’s academic activities. 75% of City’s submissions to the most recent Research Excellence Framework were rated as being of world leading or internationally excellent quality.
City offers over 61 undergraduate and 150 taught postgraduate courses attracting students from over 150 countries while our academic staff span more than 75 nationalities. Almost all undergraduate courses offer the opportunity to undertake a work or clinical placement or a period studying abroad, allowing students to broaden their horizons and professional network while gaining critical skills.