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City, University of London welcomes student applications from Russian students. London is a great place for students from Russia to study as it is a global city with virtually every nationality represented in some way.
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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 Adam-Lucas Pettit for more information.
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 Adam-Lucas Pettit
Qualifications from Russian high school system are not accepted for direct entry and so students would be required to undertake our International Foundation programme at INTO City, which then offers the opportunity for guaranteed entry into City’s bachelor programmes.
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.
In 2021 the Mathematics curriculum for the International Baccalaureate Diploma is changing.
After careful consideration, City will accept both the Mathematics: Analysis and approaches route and the Mathematics: Applications and interpretation route as equivalent to A-Level Mathematics for all of our undergraduate courses. This means where our courses required A level Mathematics equivalency, we will accept both of the available Higher Level routes within the International Baccalaureate.
Current IB requirements will be clearly stated on the individual course pages, but please contact us if you have any questions.
Applicants will be considered for most postgraduate courses with a good Russian bachelor’s or specialist degree from a recognised University. Entry requirements will vary by course for more information about specific course requirements please contact Adam-Lucas Pettit.
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 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 Adam-Lucas Pettit.
For students requiring visas, a Secure English Language Test (SELT) is usually required. A full list of acceptable English Language qualifications can be found here
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.
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:
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 Adam-Lucas Pettit.
There are a number of excellent external scholarship schemes available. The most attractive for international students are:
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).
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