To help you to make an informed decision about studying at City, University of London we have launched our online platform CityChat. 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 CityChat 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
Noah is from New Jersey, USA. He is a journalism student in the School of Arts and Social Sciences and has just started his third year.
Atina is a third year journalism student from Bulgaria. She chose City due to the great reputation of the Journalism Department.
Silvia is a final year journalism student from Italy. Last year she had the opportunity to study abroad at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.
Chiara is a third year BA Journalism student from Italy. She chose City for its renowned Department of Journalism and strong employability prospects.
Humayra is a third year Economics student. She chose City as she wanted a course that is numerical based, practical and applicable to the real world.
Thomas is a second year BSc economics student. City’s links to industry was one of the main reasons that he chose to study at City.
Naomi is a 1st year Economics with Accounting student in the School of Arts and Social Sciences. She loves the range of modules covered on her course.
Katy is a second year BSc Criminology student. Her favourite thing about City is the location in the heart of London as it enriches her course.
Mikaela is a 3rd year BSc Criminology and Sociology student. She applied to City as she wanted a course which combined practical learning with theory.
Katrina is a 1st year Media, Communications and Sociology student. Before coming to City she was studying at Woldingham School, a UK boarding school.
Juliet is a final year BSc Sociology student. She was impressed by the passion shown by our academics for their area of expertise.
Hannah is a BSc Psychology student. She’s currently on a year’s placement, working within the NHS as an Honorary Assistant Psychologist.
Rubaiya is a final year BSc Psychology student in the School of Arts and Social Sciences. She chose City for the breadth of her course content.
Saule is from Lithuania. She has just started her second year of the BSc Music, Sound and Technology in the School of Arts and Social Sciences.
Florence is a third year BMus Music student in the School of Arts and Social Sciences. She plays violin, keyboard and sings in various bands.
Zack is a second year BA English student. He decided to apply to City as he knew the course would be different compared to other universities.
Carla is a second year BA English student from Romania. She chose City as she wanted a course that had a balance of theory and practice.
Yasmeen is a third year BSc International Politics student. City’s central location, campus and renowned status made her choice to study here easy.
Hanna is a second year BSc Politics student from Sweden. One of her favourite things about City is the multicultural social life.
Pierfrancesco is a 2nd year International Political Economy student from Italy. He was attracted to City due to its international environment.
Cass Business School
Danisha is a final year BSc Accounting and Finance student. She chose to study at Cass Business School as it is a well-renowned institution.
Prem-Rishi is a second year BSc Accounting and Finance student. He chose to study at Cass because it has close connections with the finance industry.
Eridona is a third year BSc Accounting and Finance student. She’s from Albania and was attracted to Cass because of its reputation.
Maria Chiara De Vito
Maria is a 2nd year BSc Accounting & Finance student. She chose to study at Cass Business School because it’s located in the best city in the world.
Ben is a 4th year BSc Accounting and Finance student. He had the opportunity to undertake a placement at SAP which helped to define his career focus.
Madalina is a second year BSc Investment and Financial Risk Management. She is from Romania and came to the UK to study at Cass Business School.
Karolina is a second year BSc Finance student from Poland. Her favourite thing about City and Cass is its multicultural environment.
Hibah is a second year BSc Banking and International Finance student. She was impressed by the vibe and energy she felt at the Open Day.
Davide is a second year BSc Actuarial Science student from Italy. He likes that his course provides a good balance between theory and practice.
Zeba is a 2nd year BSc Actuarial Science student from Lancashire. She loves the supportive environment at Cass where everyone wants to help.
Anamaria is a final year BSc Business Studies student from Romania. Last year she undertook a placement at Morgan Stanley.
Jasmine is a second year BSc Management student at Cass Business School. She studied abroad for a term at Bocconi University in Milan.
The City Law School
Gul Reza Khan Tareen
Gul Reza is a final year Law student in The City Law School. City’s prestigious law school was the main reason he applied to study here.
Heena is a third year LLB Law student. She is from Canada and came to the UK to study in London. She chose City because of the central location.
Yasemin is a second year LLB Law student. She loves her course and is also involved in a whole variety of activities across the university.
Anisa is a third year LLB Law student. Studying law has opened up many different career pathways for her; she isn't confined to just one career route.
Fatema is a second year LLB Law student. She came from Tanzania to study in London and chose City as it is a university that is going places.
School of Health Sciences
Sophie is a third year Speech and Language Therapy student in the School of Health Sciences.
Farina is a third year BSc Speech and Language Science student. Her favourite thing about City is that Central London becomes your home.
Maryam is a second year BSc Speech and Language Therapy student. Speaking to current students really helped her to make her decision.
Naheeda is a first year BSc Health and Social Care student. She loves her course, and enjoys that she is always learning different and new things.
Sumayya is a second year BSc Optometry student. After qualifying she hopes to work abroad in developing countries providing eye care.
Nazihah is a third year Radiotherapy student. Her top tip for applicants is to choose a course you're really passionate about and will enjoy learning.
Aamena studies Mental Health Nursing. She likes that her placements are within the East London NHS Foundation Trust which is rated as outstanding.
Lila is an Adult Nursing student. Speaking to current students helped her to make her decision as they gave a unique perspective into life at City.
Sana is a second year Child Nursing student. Her favourite thing about studying at City is the real ambiance to strive for success.
Sameena is a second year Child Nursing student. Before coming to City she was studying A Level Biology, Chemistry and Psychology.
Charlotte is a third year BSc Midwifery student. She is from a small town in Leeds and came to London to study at City.
School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering
Jasmine is a final year BSc Business Computing Systems student. She is from South East London and loves to explore the city.
Usamah is a final year BSc Computer Science student. He had the opportunity to complete at 18 month placement during his course.
Sathu is studying MSc Data Science. Before coming to study at City, University of London he was working as a process analyst for Google.
Ali is a second year BSc Mathematics and Finance student. Visiting City on an Applicant Day really helped him to make his decision.
Kaniescka is a second year BSc Mathematics with Finance and Economics student. Career prospects were an important factor for her when applying.
Jonathan is an undergraduate student on the BSc Mathematics and Finance course. City's connections with the finance industry were a big draw for him.
Maria is a 4th year Mathematics and Finance (with Placement) student. She wanted to study in London as the atmosphere is so vibrant and energetic.
Shruti is a fourth year MEng Mechanical Engineering student who received an award for excelling in a work placement at a prestigious firm.
Nicolo is a 2nd year Civil Engineering student from Italy. He finds City’s central location gives students a unique connection with the real world.
Natasha is a second year Biomedical Engineering student. Before joining City, University of London she completed her A Levels in Kenya.
Flavine is a 2nd year Aeronautical Engineering student. Before joining City she was studying in Paris, she looked to London to find a great university