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International students

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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.

EventCityVenueDatesTimes
CIS Frankfurt University FairFrankfurtFrankfurt International School
An der Waldlust 15, 61440 Oberursel, Germany
13th September10.15 - 12.30
International College Day DüsseldorfDüsseldorfInternational School of Düsseldorf
Niederrheinstrasse 336, 40489 Düsseldorf
24th September17.00 - 19.30
International College Day MunichMunichMunich International School
Schloss Buchhof, 82319 Starnberg
25th September11.30 - 14.30
International College Day HamburgHamburgThe International School of Hamburg
Hemmingstedter Weg 130, 22609 Hamburg
26th September14.30 - 17.30
International College Day BerlinBerlinBerlin International School
Lentzeallee 8/14, 14195 Berlin
27th September14.00 - 17.00

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

Senior International Recruitment Officer


W: https://www.city.ac.uk/contact

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 undergraduate loans.

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 available scholarships.

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 contact Emma Thomas.

There are a number of excellent external scholarship schemes available.

More information on available 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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EU student funding

Funding update for students from the European Union

The UK government will continue financial support for EU students in the 2018/19 and 2019/20 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