City, University of London
Type Public research university
Established 1894 (1894)
Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar
President Sir Paul Curran
Rector Lord Mayor of the City of London
Location London, United Kingdom
Campus Urban
Colors Red and white

City, University of London (formerly known as City University London until 2016 and commonly called City) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1894 as the Northampton Institute and became a university when the City University, London was created by royal charter in 1966.[1] The Inns of Court School of Law, which merged with City in 2001, was established in 1852, making it the former City University's oldest constituent part.[2] On September 1, 2016, City joined the federal University of London, becoming part of the 18 colleges and 10 research institutes that make up the university.[3]

It is organized into seven schools, within which there are around 40 academic departments and centers.

Informatics programs

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Health Informatics
"The taught component of the MSc is worth 66.67% (eight 15-credit modules) and the independent research project is worth 33.33% (60 credits). Upon successful completion of eight modules and the independent research project, you will be awarded 180 credits and a masters level qualification."
Available online? No
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "Royal Charter" (PDF). 08 March 2006. Retrieved 29 September 2016. 
  2. "A History of City University London". City University London. Retrieved 29 September 2016. 
  3. Grove, J. (16 July 2015). "City University London to join University of London". Times Higher Education. Retrieved 29 September 2016.