Arcadia: London - City, University of London

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This is an exceptionally popular Arcadia Abroad program with a wide range of subject offerings catering to a vast array of student majors and interests. Located in the heart of London in the up-market and trendy district of Islington, City Univers... read more

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A student studying abroad with Arcadia: London - City, University of London
When I think about a time I was the happiest, I think about studying abroad in London at City University through Arcadia and all of the traveling that I was able to do while I was there. I made friends from across the US and the world as we became like a family abroad. I had an incredible academic experience that not only expand... - Temple University View Entire Review
I gained a lot of international exposure to European countries as well as general life experience with more direction in what I wanted to do in the future. It was definitely worthwhile in that I made unforgettable memories and great friends. - Fordham University View Entire Review
It was the most worthwhile experience of my life. I had an amazing time. I made loads of new friends, experienced a new culture, got to travel around Europe and learned about myself as a person. - Fordham University View Entire Review
Past Review Enjoyable
I met a lot of new friends and gained more of a sense of independence. It was very worthwhile. - Providence College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Arcadia: London - City University London
I learned a lot about myself and who I am as a person. I know that sounds cheesy, but the program forced me to be very independent, which was really nice. - Fordham University View Entire Review
Nothing - Belmont University View Entire Review
Past Review Loved London
Very worthwhile. Very easy to travel to other places from London. - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
YES! I learned a lot. I gained a sense of independence and became more confident when having to figure things out on my own in a place unfamiliar to me. London is an incredible place, and you will never be bored! make sure you travel a lot to other places on the weekend because it's definitely worth it. It's what you make of it,... - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
I was able to learn about the British culture and learn how to adapt to a different culture. I can use this experience in business to work with people of different cultures more effectively. I believe this experience was very worthwhile because I will be able to use some of the things I learned on a daily basis. - Fordham University View Entire Review
Past Review London: Baller
My abroad experience did little for me from an "academic" stand point. That is not to say I didn't learn, though. An amalgamation of immersion and traveling and chaos led to an eventual appreciation for the variety of lifestyles and broadness of culture. Every experience I had was a learning experience and I took away something ... - Trinity University View Entire Review

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This is an exceptionally popular Arcadia Abroad program with a wide range of subject offerings catering to a vast array of student majors and interests. Located in the heart of London in the up-market and trendy district of Islington, City University is home to the highly ranked Cass Business School, which is AACSB accredited. Learn from instructors who focus on enhancing your employability potential through practical knowledge of markets, corporate behaviors, and issues .Additionally, they are strong in sociology, media studies, criminology, economics, and politics. This diverse urban campus reflects London's multicultural and international population.  You will never run out of things to do and see in London!

ARCADIA EXCURSIONS
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:

  • Harry Potter Studio Tour

  • Tower of London

  • London Street Art Tour

  • Theatre trips

  • and more...


WHY ARCADIA?
Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Engineering
  • German Language, Literature
  • French Language, Literature
  • Spanish Language, Literature
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Mathematics, Statistics
  • Cultural Studies
  • Psychology
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • International Relations
  • Political Science and Government
  • Sociology
  • Music
  • Business
  • Accounting
  • Finance, Financial Services
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing
Minimum GPA:
3.0
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Arcadia Scholarships

Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participating on an Arcadia program and staying home. Arcadia scholarships are awarded to eligible applicants based on need. Approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from Arcadia Abroad will be considered for an award.

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