City University London
City: London
Website: www.city.ac.uk
Approximate semester dates:

Autumn Term: September-January
Spring and Summer Terms: January-June

Students on exchange in UQ Semester 1 are required to attend both Spring Term (Teaching Term) and Summer Term (Assessment Term). Find out more: Term Dates

Language of instruction: English
Full time load equivalent:

30 ECTS per teaching term (Usually 4 courses)

ECTS = European Credit Transfer System

Fields of Study Available:

This is not an exclusive list of the Disciplines available.
Disciplines listed here can provide a full-time load of study.  
All other available courses can be found in the course catalogue.

Students can select courses from one single department only.

Humantities & Social Sciences:

Criminology
Economics 
Psychology   
                
Cultural Studies
Politics
Sociology 

Law:

Law

Course Catalgoue

- Criminology

- Economics

- Politics

- Psychology (Please email UQ Abroad to request the 2016 Autumn course profiles) 

- Sociology 

- Cultural Studies courses specifically for exchange students (interdisciplinary courses offered in either semester - can be enrolled together with courses from other departments)

  • Performing Arts in London
  • Historic London
  • European Business Culture
  • View the short course descriptions here

- Law: 

Autumn Term Law course list 2015/16

Spring Term Law course list 2016/17

 

 

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study:

Journalism not available until further notice.

You can only select courses offered by City Law School and School of Arts and Social Sciences. Avoid selecting courses from multiple schools or departments. 

Approximate living expenses:

GBP 15,000 per year

Cost of Living

Additional information:

Single-semester exchange only

Undergraduate exchange only

Minimum GPA of 5

School of Arts and Social Sciences Information Sheet 2016/17

Accommodation:

Extremely limited places in City Halls of Residence: You cannot apply for accommodation until you receive an official acceptance from City.

If you are not allocated a place in the Halls of Residence, the Accommodation Office can give advice on private housing options.

Accommodation Guide

Visa advice: You will not receive a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) number for Tier 4 (General) student visa application if you study at City for one semester only. Please contact visaadvice@city.ac.uk after you receive an official acceptance from City.

Cycle from London to Brighton in June/July/September or run the London Marathon in April for a good cause!

 

FAST FACTS:

- London is a major travel hub with 5 international airports, the London Eurostar Terminal and 12 national rail stations - a perfect gateway for exploring Europe! 

-  You are right in the heart of London. Over 100 cinemas. More than 50 theatres. 200 festivals. Over 200 museums. 5,000 restaurants and bars. There is always something going on in this great city. Find out more: Student Life in London 

- If you are interested in the history of London, enrol in the course Historic London (offered in either semester). You will explore historical landmarks in London during class time, including guided tours to government buildings and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.

 

What our students say about City University London
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Victoria: City University London (Semester 1, 2015) Victoria: City University London (Semester 1, 2015) Bachelor of Science, 3rd year
Meghan: City University London (Semester 1, 2015) Meghan: City University London (Semester 1, 2015) BBusMan/BA
Claudia: City University London (Semester 2, 2013) Claudia: City University London (Semester 2, 2013) Bachelor of Business Management
Gemma: City University London (Semester 2, 2012) Gemma: City University London (Semester 2, 2012) Bachelor of Arts
Ruth: City University London (Semester 2, 2012) Ruth: City University London (Semester 2, 2012) Bachelor of Communication/Journalism
Elspeth: City University London (Semester 2, 2012) Elspeth: City University London (Semester 2, 2012) Bachelor of Arts/Laws