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International students

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City, University of London welcomes applications from Filipino students. London is a great place for students from Philippines 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. 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 Simon Denton.

Contact Details

Simon Denton

Joint Head International

T: +44 (0)20 7040 8790

Entry requirements

City is one of the most ideal institutions for students wanting to study in London. We have a comprehensive selection of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and are in the top 10 universities for graduate starting salaries in the UK.

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 Simon Denton.

Undergraduate

International qualifications such as A level and IB are accepted for direct entry, and details of grades requirements for these qualifications can be found on the course pages.

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 be considered for most postgraduate courses with a good Philippino bachelor’s degree from a recognised University. Entry requirements will vary by course for more information about specific course requirements please contact Simon Denton.

Students who don’t meet the requirements for direct entry may have the option to undertake our Graduate Diploma programme at INTO City which then offers the opportunity for guaranteed entry into City’s Masters programmes.

English language requirements

English language 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 Simon Denton.

Students requiring visas must comply with Secure English Language Test (SELT) requirements.

Students who do not meet the English language requirements for their course may have the option to undertake our Pre-sessional English programme at INTO City prior to entry.

Scholarships & loans

Undergraduate

We have a range of partial scholarships available for international students, each based on what qualifications you are studying. The main funding packages for international students are:

  • President's International Scholarship
  • Global Leaders Scholarship

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 Simon Denton.

There are a number of excellent external scholarship schemes available. The most attractive for international students are:

  • The Chevening Scholarship is the UK government's global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The Scholarships are awarded to outstanding scholars with leadership potential. Awards are typically for a one-year Master's degree, in any subject and at any of the UK's leading universities.
  • The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) awards over 900 scholarships and fellowships for postgraduate study and professional development to Commonwealth citizens each year.

Local Representative

City, University of London works with a select number of overseas representatives or agents across the world to offer face-to-face assistance and counselling to prospective students. Read our guidance in applying through agents (Overseas Representatives).

Approved agents in Philippines

UKEAS

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