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City, University of London welcomes applications from German students. London is a great place for students from Germany 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.

EventCityVenueDateTime
College DayBerlin

Berlin International School

Lentzeallee 8/14, 14195 Berlin

26/09/201714.00-17.30
College DayHamburgThe International School of Hamburg Hemmingstedter Weg 130, 22609 Hamburg27/09/201714.30-17.30
College DayMunich

Munich International School

Schloss Buchhof, 82319 Starnberg

28/09/201711.30-15.00
CIS Frankfurt University FairFrankfurt

Frankfurt International School

An der Waldlust 15, 61440 Oberursel, Germany

13/11/201710.15-12.30

British Council Higher Education Fair

Cologne

Foyer des Hörsaalgebäudes

Universitätsstr

Albertus-Magnus Platz

50923 Köln

27/11/201711.00-15.00

British Council Higher Education Fair

Frankfurt

Campus Westend – Foyer Hörsaalzentrum

Lübecker Str. / Siolistr., Zugang über Fürstenbergerstr.

28/11/201711.00-15.00

British Council Higher Education Fair

Stuttgart

Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Liederhalle Stuttgart

Silcher-Saal

Berliner Platz 1-3

70174 Stuttgart

29/11/201711.00-15.00

British Council Higher Education Fair

Munich

LMU München Hauptgebäude, Lichthof

Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1

80539 München

30/11/201711.00-15.00

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 Emma Thomas for more information.

Contact Details

Emma Thomas

International Officer

T: +44 (0)20 7040 8794
E:

Entry requirements

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

Applicants from Germany will need to have obtained good grades in Abitur for entry to undergraduate courses at City.

Students who don’t meet the requirements for direct entry may have the option to undertake our International Foundation programme at INTO City, which then offers the opportunity for guaranteed entry into City’s bachelor programmes.

Postgraduate

Applicants will need a good bachelor or Magister Artium for entry to postgraduate courses at City.

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)

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.

Find more information on Scholarship

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 these schemes can be found at Funding and Financial support.

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 Germany. On advice and guidance on applying to City, please contact Emma Thomas.

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Living in London

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

EU student funding

Funding update for students from the European Union

The UK government will continue financial support for EU students in the 2017/18 and 2018/19 academic years.

Read further information on the announcement.

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

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