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City University London

Islington | South East England

City

Ucas code: C60

Ranked first in London for student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide 2017), in the top 15 in the UK for graduate prospects (The Times and Sunday Times University League Table 2017) and among the top four per cent of universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015), City is a leading global institution located in the heart of London committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions.
Source:City, University of London Students' Union

What students say about this university

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Creative

46%

LOW

Varied union activities

54%

LOW

Sporty

52%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

59%

MED

Political

53%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 94% LOW
Average graduate salary £24k HIGH
Student score 80% MED

Overall student satisfaction

85%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

18,995

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

52%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

18%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

56%

of students are female

Young / Mature

19%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

40%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

60%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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League table rankings

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Where it's located

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