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International students

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City, University of London welcomes applications from Finland. London is a great place for students from Finland to study as it is a global city with virtually every nationality represented in some way.

City Visits

The International Team make frequent trips to attend fairs, visit schools and undertake one-to-one counselling with student and parents. If we currently do not have any visits listed here, we can still assist you via email with any queries you may have.

If you have any queries regarding entry requirements or how to apply, please contact Sultana.begum@city.ac.uk

Contact Details

Emma Thomas

International Officer

T: +44 (0)20 7040 8794
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Entry requirements

City is one of the most ideal institutions for students wanting to study in London. We have a comprehensive selection of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and are in the top 10 universities for graduate starting salaries in the UK.

Entry requirements will vary from course to course and the information on this page is only intended to be a general guide. For individual course requirements, please refer to the course pages, or contact Emma Thomas.

Undergraduate

City may consider students who have taken the Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen for entrance to undergraduate courses.

City will also consider students who have taken GCE A Level examinations and the International Baccalaureate (IB) for entrance to undergraduate courses. Please see the website of the school you are interested in for specific grade requirements.

Postgraduate

Applicants for postgraduate courses will need a bachelors degree equivalent from a recognised institution.

The MBA is a mid-career qualification which is not open to fresh graduates. Applicants must have a good first degree, a minimum of three years management level work experience and a GMAT score of 600 or above.

English language requirements

Undergraduate - IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 79 is required (IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 100 for business and IELTS 7.0 for journalism and law courses)

Postgraduate - IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 100 is required (IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 107 for business, journalism and law courses)

English language requirements will vary from course to course and the information on this page is only intended to be a general guide. For individual course requirements, please refer to the course pages, or contact international@city.ac.uk.

For students requiring visas, a Secure English Language Test (SELT) is usually required. Find a full list of acceptable English Language qualifications.

Students who do not meet the English language requirements for their course may have the option to undertake our Pre-sessional English programme at INTO City prior to entry.

Scholarships & loans

Undergraduate

Undergraduates who are EU citizens and have been resident in the EU for the last three years are eligible to receive a tuition fee loan from the Student Loans Company.

More information on Student loans and grants

We have a range of partial scholarships available for students from the EU, each based on what qualifications you are studying. The main funding packages for EU students are:

  • The Lord Mayor of London Scholarships for Academic Excellence
  • Global Leaders Scholarship

More information on Scholarships & bursaries

Postgraduate

Most courses have partial scholarship schemes and details can be found on each course page. If you cannot see a scholarship on the course page and wish to find out if one is available, please email us at international@city.ac.uk.

There are a number of excellent external scholarship schemes available.

More information on postgraduate scholarships

Local Representative

City does not currently have an approved representative in Finland. Or advice and guidance on applying to City, please email Emma Thomas.

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Living in London

Learn more about City's unique location and how that will benefit you

Your community in London

Watch our video to find out more about life as an international student at City

List of Students' Union societies and clubs

City's Finnish Alumni group

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