1. Undergraduate applicants to City, University of London
  2. CityChat

CityChat

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 Eckstein

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 Dimitrova

Atina is a third year journalism student from Bulgaria. She chose City due to the great reputation of the Journalism Department.

Silvia Maresca

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 Fiorillo

Chiara is a third year BA Journalism student from Italy. She chose City for its renowned Department of Journalism and strong employability prospects.

Humayra Chowdhury

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 Kell

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 Lawrence

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 Cottrell

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 Elugbe

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 Chan

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 Adu-Gyamfi

Juliet is a final year BSc Sociology student. She was impressed by the passion shown by our academics for their area of expertise.

Hannah Brown

Hannah is a BSc Psychology student. She’s currently on a year’s placement, working within the NHS as an Honorary Assistant Psychologist.

Rubaiya Upoma

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 Boguzaite

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 Langhorn

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 Sardar

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 Betianu

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 Elghadi

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 Ahlqvist

Hanna is a second year BSc Politics student from Sweden. One of her favourite things about City is the multicultural social life.

Pierfrancesco Zeoli

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 Mudalige

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 Patel

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 Durici

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 Dharmanandan

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 Perjoiu

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 Golunska

Karolina is a second year BSc Finance student from Poland. Her favourite thing about City and Cass is its multicultural environment.

Hibah Raja

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 Lazzaro

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 Jahangir

Zeba is a 2nd year BSc Actuarial Science student from Lancashire. She loves the supportive environment at Cass where everyone wants to help.

Anamaria Olaru

Anamaria is a final year BSc Business Studies student from Romania. Last year she undertook a placement at Morgan Stanley.

Jasmine Dhillon

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 Kapoor

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 Kaya

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 Islam

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 Dhanani

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 Carmichael

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

Farina Nazimi

Farina is a third year BSc Speech and Language Science student. Her favourite thing about City is that Central London becomes your home.

Maryam Anis

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

Naheeda Qureshi

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 Patel

Sumayya is a second year BSc Optometry student. After qualifying she hopes to work abroad in developing countries providing eye care.

Nathan Maitland-Davies

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

Nazihah Uddin

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 Akubat

Aamena studies Mental Health Nursing. She likes that her placements are within the East London NHS Foundation Trust which is rated as outstanding.

Lila-Sara Harbal

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 Amla

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

Sameena Amla

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

Charlotte Bird

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 Sookprechar

Jasmine is a final year BSc Business Computing Systems student. She is from South East London and loves to explore the city.

Usamah Fakira

Usamah is a final year BSc Computer Science student. He had the opportunity to complete at 18 month placement during his course.

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.

Ali Tariq

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

Kaniescka Yogeswaran

Kaniescka is a second year BSc Mathematics with Finance and Economics student. Career prospects were an important factor for her when applying.

Jonathan Akinrele

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 Rudd

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 Shalini

Shruti is a fourth year MEng Mechanical Engineering student who received an award for excelling in a work placement at a prestigious firm.

Nicolo Todde

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 Patel

Natasha is a second year Biomedical Engineering student. Before joining City, University of London she completed her A Levels in Kenya.

Flavine Caby

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