1. Undergraduate applicants to City, University of London
  2. Undergraduate Online Chats

Undergraduate Online Chats

To help you to make an informed decision about studying at City, University of London we have launched our set of Online Chats. These chat sessions will be run on the platform for each undergraduate course and on key areas such as accommodation, student services and visas. This will give you the opportunity to find out more information and get your questions answered.

All of our sessions will be run by current students so you can get a really good insight into life as a student at City. Below you can meet some of the students who will be running these sessions; click on their photo to view their profile. We'll be adding more students to the page in the New Year. Professional service or academic staff will also be available to answer questions in some sessions.

For a full listing of all Online Chat sessions on offer and the opportunity to register your interest for the event, view our session timetable. You can also view the transcripts for past sessions.

Session timetable & transcripts >


School of Arts and Social Sciences

Gemma Spencer

Gemma is a 3rd year BSc Criminology student from Scotland. Her favourite thing about City is the amount of electives she can study.

Katy Cottrell

Katy is a 3rd year BSc Criminology student. Her favourite thing about City is the location in the heart of London as it enriches her course.

Forhad Ahmed

Forhad is a 3rd year BSc Economics student. His favourite thing about City is the diverse range of opportunities the University has to offer.

Naomi Lawrence

Naomi is a 2nd year Economics with Accounting student in the School of Arts and Social Sciences. She loves the range of modules covered on her course.

Thomas Kell

Thomas is a 3rd year Economics student. City’s links to industry was one of the reasons that he chose to study at City.

Carla Betianu

Carla is a 3rd year BA English student from Romania. She chose City as she wanted a course that had a balance of theory and practice.

Zack Sardar

Zack is a 3rd year BA English student. He decided to apply to City as he knew the course would be different compared to other universities.

Aquila Probha

Aquila is a 1st year BA History student. She felt the University was the right fit for her after she attended one of City’s Applicant Days.

Nora Saghi

Nora is 1st year BA History student from Hungary. She advises applicants to ensure the location and the vibe of the University fits their personality.

Areesha Akhter

Aaresha is a 2nd year BSc International Political Economy. Her favourite thing about City is the opportunity to meet people from around the world.

Pierfrancesco Zeoli

Pierfrancesco is a 3rd year International Political Economy student from Italy. He was attracted to City due to its international environment.

Priya Sharma

Priya Sharma is a 2nd year International Political Economy student. She became a City student through Clearing – a decision she is now happy about.

Guilia Basana

Guilia is a 2nd year BA Journalism student from Italy. She enjoys the endless networking opportunities at City and its central London location.

Samuel Hunt

Samuel is a 1st year BA Journalism student. He decided to study at City because of the proximity to home and the vibrant environment in London.

Katrina Chan

Katrina is a 2nd year Media, Communications and Sociology student. Before coming to City she was studying at Woldingham School, a UK boarding school.

Mara Miron

Mara is a 2nd year BSc Music, Sound and Technology student from Romania. She thinks the degree will open her way to a variety of career pathways.

Hanna Ahlqvist

Hanna is a 3rd year BSc Politics student from Sweden. Her favourite things about City is the multicultural social life and the helpful lecturers.

Saule Boguzaite

Saule is 3rd year BSc Music, Sound and Technology student originally from Lithuania. What she enjoys about City the most is being part of a community.

Hannah Brown

Hannah is a 4th year BSc Psychology student. She has just finished a year’s clinical psychology placement, working within the NHS.

Katie Avery

Katie is a 1st year BSc Psychology student. She chose to come to City, after exploring the campus and attending one of City’s Open Days.

Lucy Amaladoss

Lucy is a 4th year BSc Psychology student. After graduation she would like to train as an early years teacher and work in educational psychology.

Lewis Regan

Lewis is a 3rd year BSc Sociology student. He decided to study at City due to the opportunity to join the Q-Step programme, as part of his course.

Aisha Patel

Aisha is a 2nd year BA English student. Her favourite thing about City is the personal and professional development opportunities it provides.


Cass Business School

Anouska Sharma

City's Accounting and Finance student Anouska chose to study at City because of the extracurricular activities and part-time jobs available on campus.

Eni Elezi

Eni is a 2nd year BSc Accounting and Finance Student. Her favourite thing about City is its location, right in the heart of London.

George Louca

George is a 2nd year Accounting and Finance student. He enjoys the range of modules on his course and the future employment opportunities.

Maria Chiara De Vito

Maria is a 3rd year BSc Accounting & Finance student. She chose to study at Cass Business School because it’s located in the best city in the world.

Prem-Rishi Patel

Prem-Rishi is a 3rd year BSc Accounting and Finance student. He chose to study at Cass because it has close connections with the finance industry.

Davide Lazzaro

Davide is a 3rd year BSc Actuarial Science student from Italy. He likes that his course provides a good balance between theory and practice.

Jeremy Chan

Jeremy is a 2nd year BSc Actuarial Science student from Malaysia. He works as a CityBuddy on campus helping new students to adjust to university life.

Savvas Soteriou

Savvas is a 2nd year BSc Actuarial Science student from Cyprus. He is a student ambassador and helps students to find out more about life at City.

Umadevi Dassaye

Umadevi is a 4th year BSc Actuarial Science student from Mauritius. She works part-time at Cass’s Strategy Insight Lab while studying.

Zeba Jahangir

Zeba is a 3rd year BSc Actuarial Science student from Lancashire. She loves the supportive environment at Cass where everyone wants to help.

Hibah Raja

Hibah is a 3rd year BSc Banking and International Finance student. She was impressed by the vibe and energy she felt at the Open Day.

Aleksandra Zolkowska

Aleksandra is a 1st year BSc Business Management student. She chose to study at Cass for the range of disciplines the course covers.

Dina Masri

Dina is a 1st year BSc Business Management student from Jordan. Alongside her studies, she is also part of City’s Tennis Team.

Dunia Mando

Dunia is a 1st year BSc Business Management student. Before coming to London, to study at City, she has lived in Croatia, China and Singapore.

James Davila

James is a 1st year BSc Business Management student. At City, he appreciates the effort lecturers take upon themselves to help each student.

Jasmine Dhillon

Jasmine is a 3rd year BSc Management student at Cass Business School. She studied abroad for a term at Bocconi University in Milan.

Maria-Luisa Luedecke

Maria-Luisa is a 1st year BSc Business Management student. Before coming to City, she completed her IB diploma in an international school in Japan.

Sumaita Uddin

Sumaita is a 1st year BSc Finance student at Cass Business School. She finds the content of her course really enjoyable, practical and relevant.

Madalina Perjoiu

Madalina is a 3rd year BSc Investment and Financial Risk Management. She is from Romania and came to the UK to study at Cass Business School.

Karolina Golunska

Karolina is a 3rd year BSc Finance student from Poland. Her favourite thing about City is its cultural diversity, which has broadened her horizons.

Samatha Kad Bay Rodriguez

Samantha is a 1st year BSc Business Management student. Last year she did a foundation course at INTO City.


The City Law School

Anisa Islam

Anisa is a 3rd year LLB Law student. Studying law has opened up many different career pathways for her; she isn't confined to just one career route.

Claudia Dalmao Gomez

Claudia is a 2nd year LLB Law student. Before coming to City, Claudia studied at a British school based in Valencia, Spain.

Fatema Dhanani

Fatema is a third year Law student. She came from Tanzania to study in London and chose City as it is a university that is going places.

Maria Kosmopoulou

Maria is a 2nd year LLB Law student from Greece. She decided to study at City due to the excellent reputation of The City Law School.

Yasemin Kaya

Yasemin is a 2nd year LLB Law student. She loves her course and is also involved in a whole variety of activities across the university.


School of Health Sciences

Lila-Sara Harbal

Lila is a 2nd year Adult Nursing student. Speaking to current students helped her to make her mind as they gave a unique perspective into life at City

Aiofe Scanlan

Aoife is a 2nd year BSc Child Nursing student. Prior to applying to City, she travelled across Africa and volunteered in hospitals and orphanages.

Djemira Da Cunha

Djemira is a 2nd year BSc Child Nursing student. Before joining City, she undertook a gap year, in which she worked at a GP surgery and travelled.

Sameena Amla

Sameena is a 3rd year Child Nursing student. Before coming to City she was studying A Level Biology, Chemistry and Psychology.

Sana Amla

Sana is a 3rd year Child Nursing student. Her favourite thing about studying at City is the real ambiance to strive for success.

Naheeda Qureshi

Naheeda is a BSc Health and Social Care student. She loves her course, and enjoys that she is always learning different and new things.

Samantha Bailey

Samantha is a 1st year BSc Mental Health Nursing student. She applied to City due to the wide range of placement opportunities the course offers.

Ayshea King

Ayshea is a 3rd year BSc Midwifery student. As a co-captain of City’s Netball Team, she is leading the team, organising matches and socials.

Katie Phillips

Katie is a 1st year BSc Midwifery student. Before coming to City, she completed a degree in fashion design and worked in the industry.

Aagin Roy

Aagin is a 2nd year BSc Radiography student. She chose City for its placement opportunities and the support provided to her by the University.

Laiba Masood

Laiba is a 1st year BSc Radiography (Radiotherapy and Oncology) student. Her favourite thing about City is the thriving environment in central London.

Nathan Maitland-Davies

Nathan is a 3rd year BSc Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging) student from Wales.

Farina Nazimi

Farina is a Speech and Language Science graduate from The School of Health Sciences. Her favourite thing about City is that London becomes your home.

Maryam Anis

Maryam is a 3rd year BSc Speech and Language Therapy student. Speaking to current students really helped her to make her decision.

Rachel Preston

Rachel is a 2nd year BSc Speech and Language Therapy student. Prior to her course at City, she studied English and worked in the corporate world.

Sophie Carmichael

Sophie is a final year Speech and Language Therapy student in the School of Health Sciences.

Aysha Badat

Aysha is a 2nd year BSc Optometry student. One of her plans for once she graduates is to volunteer abroad and help those suffering from eye diseases.

Tasneem Bhuta

Tasneem is a 2nd year BSc Optometry student. After graduation, she would like to work with charities, providing eye care to those in need.


School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering

Flavine Caby

Flavine is a 3rd year Aeronautical Engineering student. Before joining City she was studying in Paris, she looked to London to find a great university

Lantian Pinkney

Lantian is a 2nd year MEng Aeronautical Engineering student. She encourages applicants to do their research regarding universities and course options.

Nicolo Todde

Nicolo is a 3rd year Civil Engineering student from Italy. He finds City’s central location gives students a unique connection with the real world.

Emmanuelle Komalco

Emmanuelle is a 2nd year Computer Science student. Her favourite thing about City is the community of students and the societies.

Iman Ismail

Iman studies MSci Computer Science with Cyber Security. She enjoys the relaxed and stress-free atmosphere at City and the societies on offer.

Sonia Mathews

Sonia is a 2nd year BSc Computer Science student. She enjoys the theoretical and practical work on her course and the academic support she receives.

Sathu Tarimela

Sathu is studying MSc Data Science. Before coming to study at City, University of London he was working as a process analyst for Google.

Petra Barbieri

Petra is a 4th year BEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering student. As part of her studies, she completed a one-year long placement at ASOS.

Ali Tariq

Ali is a 3rd year BSc Mathematics and Finance student. Visiting City on an Applicant Day really helped him to make his decision.

Jonathan Akinrele

Jonathan is a 3rd year BSc Mathematics with Finance student. City's connections with the finance industry were a big draw for him.