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 graduate in the School of Arts and Social Science.

Atina Dimitrova

Atina is a journalism graduate from the Schools of Arts and Sciences. She chose City due to the great reputation of the Journalism Department.

Silvia Maresca

Silvia is a journalism graduate from Italy. As part of her studies, she had the opportunity to study abroad at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.

Chiara Fiorillo

Chiara is journalism graduate originally from Italy. She chose City for its renowned Department of Journalism and strong employability prospects.

Humayra Chowdhury

City's Economics graduate Humayra chose City as she wanted to study a numerical-based, practical course that is applicable to the real world.

Thomas Kell

Thomas is a 3rd 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 2nd 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 third 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 BSc Criminology and Sociology graduate who applied to City as she wanted a course which combined practical learning with theory.

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.

Juliet Adu-Gyamfi

City’s Sociology graduate Juliet chose City as she was impressed by the passion shown by our academics for their area of expertise.

Hannah Brown

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

Rubaiya Upoma

Rubaiya is Psychology graduate from the School of Arts and Social Sciences. She chose City for the breadth of her course content.

Saule Boguzaite

Saule is from Lithuania. She is in her third year of the BSc Music, Sound and Technology in the School of Arts and Social Sciences.

Florence Langhorn

Florence is a BMus Music graduate from the School of Arts and Social Sciences. She plays violin, keyboards and sings in various bands.

Zack Sardar

Zack is a third 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 third 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 an International Politics graduate. City’s central location, campus and renowned status made her choice to study here easy.

Hanna Ahlqvist

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

Pierfrancesco Zeoli

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


Cass Business School

Danisha Mudalige

Danisha is an Accounting and Finance graduate from Cass Business School. She chose to study at Cass as it is a well-renowned institution.

Prem-Rishi Patel

Prem-Rishi is a third 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 an Accounting and Finance graduate from Albania. She chose Cass because of its reputation and exemptions from professional qualifications.

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.

Ben Dharmanandan

Ben is an Accounting and Finance graduate from Cass Business School. He undertook a placement at SAP which helped to define his career focus.

Madalina Perjoiu

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

Hibah Raja

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

Anamaria Olaru

Anamaria is BSc Business Studies graduate from Romania. She undertook a placement at Morgan Stanley as part of her studies at City.

Jasmine Dhillon

Jasmine is a BSc Management graduate from 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 LLB Law graduate from The City Law School. City’s prestigious law school was the main reason he applied to study here.

Heena Kapoor

Originally from Canada, City’s LLB Law graduate Heena came to the UK to study in London and embrace new cultures.

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 third year 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 final year Speech and Language Therapy student in the School of Health Sciences.

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 third year BSc Speech and Language Therapy student. Speaking to current students really helped her to make her decision.

Naheeda Qureshi

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

Nathan Maitland-Davies

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

Nazihah Uddin

City’s Radiotherapy graduate Nazihah encourages applicants to choose a course they're passionate about to really enjoy learning.

Aamena Akubat

Aamena is a Mental Health Nursing graduate who enjoyed placements at the outstanding East London NHS Foundation Trust.

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

Sameena Amla

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

Charlotte Bird

Charlotte is a BSc Midwifery graduate from the School of Health Sciences. She is from a small town near 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 Computer Science graduate who completed at 18 month placement at Allianz Global Corporate & Speciality 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 third year BSc Mathematics and Finance student. Visiting City on an Applicant Day really helped him to make his decision.

Kaniescka Yogeswaran

Kaniescka is a third 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 Mathematics and Finance graduate who wanted to study in London because of its vibrant and energetic atmosphere.

Shruti Shalini

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

Nicolo Todde

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

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