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  1. 1. INTO City University London The centre of your future
  2. 2. London the most popular city in the world for international students <ul><li>“ Nowhere in the world can rival </li></ul><ul><li>London as a place to study. It has </li></ul><ul><li>a combination of academic </li></ul><ul><li>excellence, a rich artistic and </li></ul><ul><li>cultural heritage and is positioned </li></ul><ul><li>at the centre of global business. </li></ul><ul><li>With students from 200 countries, </li></ul><ul><li>London truly is a world in one city. </li></ul><ul><li>No wonder there are more </li></ul><ul><li>international students in London </li></ul><ul><li>than in any other city in the world.” </li></ul><ul><li>Boris Johnson, </li></ul><ul><li>Mayor of London </li></ul>
  3. 3. City University London An historic London university with an international reputation <ul><li>Originally founded in 1894 </li></ul><ul><li>Awarded University status in 1966 </li></ul><ul><li>First central London university </li></ul><ul><li>to be established after the University of London </li></ul><ul><li>Over 80% of research rated as recognised internationally or better </li></ul><ul><li>(Research Assessment Exercise, 2008) </li></ul><ul><li>Ranked 21 st in the UK </li></ul><ul><li>(Guardian Good University Guide 2010) </li></ul>
  4. 4. City University London The University for business and the professions <ul><li>Top 10 in UK for graduate employment and starting salaries </li></ul><ul><li>Close links with leading professional institutions and with business and industry </li></ul><ul><li>Professionally-accredited and recognised courses </li></ul><ul><li>Location by the City of London, a key world financial centre </li></ul>
  5. 5. City University London Graduates work for household name companies and brands
  6. 6. City University London – Successful Alumni Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou Greek born British entrepreneur Founder/ owner of Easy Jet Tony Blair Middle East envoy UN UK Prime Minister 1997 - 2007 Sir William Castell Chairman of the Wellcome Trust Director of GE and BP Muhtar Kent , US, Turkish Businessman CEO The Coca-Cola Company
  7. 7. City University London – Successful Alumni <ul><li>Margaret Thatcher - First (and only) female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom </li></ul><ul><li>Liu Mingkang - Chinese Politician and Businessman, current Chairman of the China Banking Regulatory Commission, former Vice-Governor of the China Development Bank </li></ul><ul><li>Dick Olver - Chairman of BAE Systems, member of the Board of Directors at Reuters </li></ul><ul><li>Syed Ali Raza - President and Chairman of the National Bank of Pakistan </li></ul><ul><li>Kamal Ahmed - Journalist; former exec editor, The Observer </li></ul><ul><li>Rhodri Marsden - Journalist, musician and blogger; columnist for The Independent </li></ul><ul><li>Sharon Maguire - Writer and Director, directed Bridget Jones's Diary </li></ul><ul><li>Jo Whiley - BBC Disc jockey </li></ul>
  8. 8. City University London An international experience for your international future <ul><li>13,000 full-time students with nearly 40% from outside the UK </li></ul><ul><li>157 nationalities represented </li></ul><ul><li>Goal to become 50% international </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent international lecturing staff with great experience in teaching international students </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to make long-lasting international friends and relations </li></ul><ul><li>Worldwide Alumni network </li></ul>
  9. 9. Cass Business School No.1 in London (UK No. 3) for UG Business (Guardian 2008, 2009, 2010) <ul><li>Year out in industry or Study Abroad opportunities on all courses </li></ul><ul><li>National & international reputation for delivering relevant prgrammes </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent career prospects, through close links with the City of London </li></ul><ul><li>World class teaching and programmes focusing on both the theory and practice of business in the world today </li></ul><ul><li>Professional placements </li></ul><ul><li>Professional exemptions – Chartered Institute of Marketing, ACCA, Institute of Financial Services </li></ul>
  10. 10. Cass Business School Very competitive entry requirements, for the highest quality students Course English & Study Skills IELTS equiv Specific requirements Overall progression BSc Banking and International Finance 65% IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each subskill Interview 70% BSc Business Studies BSc Investment Analysis & Insurance BSc Investment & Financial Risk Management BSc Management BSc Real Estate Finance & Investment
  11. 11. The City Law School World-class legal education in the heart of London <ul><li>“ Studying at The City Law School is motivating, </li></ul><ul><li>challenging and fulfilling. The school offers a well </li></ul><ul><li>respected programme recognised across the </li></ul><ul><li>legal world within a hugely supportive </li></ul><ul><li>atmosphere. The option of studying abroad </li></ul><ul><li>heightens the studying experience and helps to </li></ul><ul><li>distinguish City from many other top law schools.” </li></ul><ul><li>Suneel Basson-Bhatoa LLB (Hons) Student </li></ul>
  12. 12. Schools of Social Sciences Professional, Modern and Ambitious <ul><li>New landmark building in Central London </li></ul><ul><li>Sophisticated, modern facilities for teaching, learning and research </li></ul><ul><li>Programmes of study provide rigorous and challenging, high quality education </li></ul>
  13. 13. City University London- a world leader in journalism education <ul><li>Faculty - highest-quality teaching staff </li></ul><ul><li>Facilities - state-of-the-art multimedia studios and digital newsrooms </li></ul><ul><li>Graduate prospects -  network of over 4,000 alumni worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Industry recognition - outstanding reputation and industry contacts </li></ul><ul><li>Location - on the doorstep of the world's major news and media organisations </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Economics </li></ul><ul><li>Economics </li></ul><ul><li>Economics/Accountancy </li></ul><ul><li>Financial Economics </li></ul><ul><li>Social Science </li></ul><ul><li>Human Communication </li></ul><ul><li>International Politics </li></ul><ul><li>International Politics and Sociology </li></ul><ul><li>Psychology </li></ul><ul><li>Sociology </li></ul><ul><li>Sociology/Criminology </li></ul><ul><li>Sociology/Media Studies </li></ul><ul><li>Sociology/Psychology </li></ul><ul><li>Music </li></ul>
  15. 15. Engineering & Mathematical Sciences World class courses tailored to society and industry <ul><li>Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Aeronautical Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Air Transport Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Air Transport Operations </li></ul><ul><li>Air Transport Studies </li></ul><ul><li>Automotive & Motor-sport Studies </li></ul><ul><li>Biomedical Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Civil Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Civil Engineering with Architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Civil Engineering with Surveying </li></ul><ul><li>Top 25 for Civil Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent facilities </li></ul><ul><li>Top 10 for employment prospects </li></ul><ul><li>Taught by practising engineers, mathematicians w and world-class experts from industry </li></ul>
  16. 16. Engineering & Mathematical Sciences Research intensive focusing on business and the professions <ul><li>Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Computer Systems Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Electrical and Electronic Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Mechanical Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Media Communication Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Multimedia and Internet Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Mathematics </li></ul><ul><li>Mathematical Science </li></ul><ul><li>Mathematical Science with Computer Science </li></ul><ul><li>Mathematical Science with Finance and Economics </li></ul><ul><li>Mathematical Science with Statistics </li></ul><ul><li>Mathematics and Finance </li></ul>“ City is very highly regarded in the engineering industry with strong links to many professional bodies.” Danny Reynolds, Third year Aeronautical Engineering
  17. 17. Informatics - At the forefront of international excellence <ul><li>Informatics </li></ul><ul><li>Business Computing Systems with </li></ul><ul><li>professional placement </li></ul><ul><li>Computer Science </li></ul><ul><li>Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence </li></ul><ul><li>Computer Science with Games Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Information Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Software Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Common 1 st year on undergraduate courses </li></ul><ul><li>Professional Pathway with paid employment 4 days/week and classes 1 day/week </li></ul><ul><li>Courses tailored to meet industry needs </li></ul>“ Studying at City was a very worthwhile investment and provided me with great work experience.” Keshava Chandratheva, Application Support, Vanco Plc.
  18. 18. INTO City University London The ideal pathway to City University London
  19. 19. Your study location A central London state-of-the art centre <ul><li>Multi-purpose lecture theatre </li></ul><ul><li>state-of-the-art IT and language laboratories </li></ul><ul><li>learning resource centre </li></ul><ul><li>tutorial and teaching classrooms </li></ul><ul><li>student support services </li></ul><ul><li>Communal area with coffee and snack bar </li></ul><ul><li>a short bus ride from City University </li></ul>
  20. 20. INTO City University City University London quality assured foundation programmes <ul><li>2 Pathways: </li></ul><ul><li>Business, Humanities and Social Sciences </li></ul><ul><li>Science, Engineering, Computing and Mathematics </li></ul><ul><li>September and January start dates </li></ul><ul><li>Entry requirements: Completion of 12 years of school or equivalent with good grades </li></ul><ul><li>English language requirements: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing)* </li></ul><ul><li>Tuition fee: £10,995 </li></ul><ul><li>Successful completion* leads to progression to first-year degree programmes in the Schools of : </li></ul><ul><li>Art, Cass Business School, Informatics, The City Law School, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, Social Sciences </li></ul>
  21. 21. INTO City University Why choose our foundation programme? <ul><li>It is a City University London validated programme that offers a City University London award (which sits within the UK Higher Education framework) </li></ul><ul><li>The programme is tailored by the University to meet departmental requirements </li></ul><ul><li>As a university programme it is rigorous with high academic content </li></ul><ul><li>(English language accounts for 1/3 of credits) </li></ul><ul><li>We are in a brand new building that has the best possible facilities </li></ul><ul><li>City University staff are regularly on site to assist students in their study and preparation for university </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Start dates: Monday 18 th January 2010; Monday 12 th April, 2010; Monday 5 th July 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Programme length: Minimum one term </li></ul><ul><li>English language entry requirement: IELTS 3.5 (with a minimum of 3.0 in writing) or ee equivalent </li></ul><ul><li>Tuition fee: £3,650 per term </li></ul>English for Undergraduate Study English for Postgraduate Study
  23. 23. Your London Study Centre
  24. 24. Welcome to INTO London…
  25. 25. … where you will find great teaching and facilities
  26. 26. The learning resource centre - with staff on hand to help you out
  27. 27. In class…
  28. 28. … the best possible teaching facilities…
  29. 29. … creating the best environment for you to study in
  30. 30. Break out space for private or group study
  31. 31. Meet our students…
  32. 32. … in the coffee bar area
  33. 33. The INTO City University London centre Where better to prepare for study at a top quality university?
  34. 34. Student support – things they can help with <ul><li>Registering with a doctor </li></ul><ul><li>Registering with the police </li></ul><ul><li>Getting your student card </li></ul><ul><li>Opening a bank account </li></ul><ul><li>Visa advice </li></ul><ul><li>Accommodation assistance </li></ul><ul><li>General questions </li></ul>
  35. 35. Student support will help answer your questions just come to the welcome desk and ask!
  36. 36. Student life and support at City as well As a City University student, all students will have full access to… <ul><li>Students’ Union with over 50 clubs and societies </li></ul><ul><li>Sports and fitness facilities at Saddlers sports centre </li></ul><ul><li>Student Centre </li></ul><ul><li>University Library </li></ul><ul><li>Careers service </li></ul>
  37. 37. Around the London centre
  38. 38. London – A world of possibilities - no excuse for being bored!
  39. 39. Accommodation NIDO Spitalfields - open from September 2010* <ul><li>Modern, fully-furnished rooms with lots of storage </li></ul><ul><li>Right behind the centre </li></ul><ul><li>Canteen </li></ul><ul><li>Broadband and wireless internet available throughout the building 24/7 security </li></ul><ul><li>Fitness room, games room, movie screening room </li></ul><ul><li>Shared flats and studios available </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent bus and train connections across London </li></ul><ul><li>The ideal choice for INTO City students </li></ul>
  40. 40. Accommodation NIDO Spitalfields - open from September 2010* View from the 33 rd floor!
  41. 41. Accommodation NIDO Spitalfields - open from September 2010*
  42. 42. Accommodation Whitechapel 30-minute walk to the Study Centre Excellent bus and train connections across London CCTV and security door entrance 5- and 6-bedroom apartments En-suite facilities On-site laundry Safe bicycle storage and gated parking
  43. 43. INTO City University London <ul><li>What we offer you </li></ul><ul><li>Brand new centre </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent student support </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose designed pathways and excellent teaching </li></ul><ul><li>A top quality, internationally respected University partner </li></ul><ul><li>All in an amazing location in one of the greatest cities in the world </li></ul><ul><li>What we need from you </li></ul><ul><li>A strong academic background </li></ul><ul><li>Good English language skills* </li></ul><ul><li>Strong motivation to study and be successful </li></ul><ul><li>An early application </li></ul><ul><li>For you to enjoy your time with us and study hard </li></ul>
  44. 44. More information <ul><li>INTO City University London </li></ul><ul><li>(Facebook group) </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>INTO City University London </li></ul><ul><li>102 Middlesex Street </li></ul><ul><li>London, E1 7EZ </li></ul><ul><li>+44 207 059 4400 </li></ul>