Application and accommodation
Applications for the Study Abroad Programme
It is possible to apply directly to City, via agreements with individual US and other overseas institutions or through a number of Study Abroad programme providers.
Your application will be considered on academic merit and we will advise you on individual course choices. You should ensure that you have fully discussed your study plans with your home school advisors. Throughout the application process we are happy to communicate with you and your home school.
- General recommendation
We welcome applications from students at institutions in any country and are happy to advise on particular entry requirements for students from all systems. As a general guide we expect applicants to have at least a B average or equivalent.
Students applying to City from the American system should have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
- Applying in your third or fourth year
It is usual for students joining City to be in the third year of a four-year degree scheme. In assessing your application we will look for evidence of a strong academic background. A full transcript and academic reference should be sent in with your application form. We do not charge an application fee.
If your first language is not English we require evidence of your English proficiency.
- We accept IELTS at 6.5 or an equivalent test.
- If you do not currently meet this English language requirement you should consider the INTO City, University of London pre-sessional English courses.
The application form
Students applying directly to City or through an individual home school agreement should email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form.
Applying via a programme provider
If you are applying through a programme provider you should use their application form and procedures. City works with the following study abroad providers:
Applications, whatever their source, are considered on individual merit and in accordance with City's equal opportunities policy.
Application Deadlines 2021/22
|Autumn 2021 Semester/Full Year||11 June 2021|
|Spring 2022 Semester||31 October 2021|
Late applications will be considered however late applicants may find accommodation and some courses are no longer available.
Short term accommodation
Details of accommodation for study abroad students in 2021/2 will be available here from March 2021.