IFSA City, University of London Partnership

London, England

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Term
Fall, Spring, Year
Language of Instruction

English

Language Prerequisite

None

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Application Deadlines:
  • Fall: April 15
  • Spring: October 15

YEAR OPTIONS: Students interested in calendar or academic year-long options should contact IFSA-Butler for deadlines, fees and more.

Min. GPA for Consideration:
3.0
Typical Credit Load:
16

About City, University of London

Calling all entrepreneurs! Whether you're a start-up wunderkind or want to use your business-savvy in an existing enterprise, City is the perfect place to hone your skills. You'll thrive in a responsive, flexible environment that has close ties to business and the professional world.

City, University of London Benefits

  • The university has strong ties to London's historical and financial center, known as The City; the university chancellor is the Lord Mayor of London
  • Enjoy an active students' union that offers a range of social facilities and a variety of athletic, social, and cultural clubs and societies
  • Excellent location for Business and STEM students (AACSB International accredited business school)
  • Live and learn in London, one the world's preeminent cities

The IFSA Difference

Your success is our success! Whatever your goals, our approach is carefully designed to help you achieve them.
You will experience challenging, rewarding coursework in the highest quality classes, while receiving the academic support you need.
More than a tourist in a foreign country, you will engage in the community, build competencies, and develop yourself as a citizen of the world.
Our programs and practices reflect the value we place on diverse perspectives and are designed to support a variety of learners.
Round out your classroom experience with hands-on opportunities like internships, directed research, student teaching, community-based learning or volunteering, and cultural excursions.
You will have academic and personal mentors to assist with program choice, application, travel, cultural acclimation, language acquisition, class registration, academic issues, health and safety, and everything in between.

Academics at City, University of London Partnership

Courses
To view available courses at City, University of London, visit the City online course catalog.

Fall Semester* (10 weeks)
Four 4-credit courses = 16 U.S. semester credit hours

Spring Semester (13 weeks)
Four 4-credit courses = 16 U.S. semester credit hours OR
Four 4-credit courses + one 2-credit extension course = 18 U.S. semester credit hours OR
Three 4-credit courses + one or two 2-credit extension or language courses = 14-16 U.S. semester credit hours

Please review all your syllabi and course materials when you are registering for classes (both pre-arrival and on-site). Certain classes may have a one-off lab or field trip fee that is disclosed in the syllabus or first meeting of class. You will be responsible for these fees, whether they are billed and paid by IFSA or billed to you.

Course Restrictions
City has restrictions for certain departments: 
ACTUARIAL SCIENCE
This subject relies on a high level of proficiency in mathematics, statistics, economics and computing; courses are generally open to actuarial science or similar majors only.
COMPUTING
Courses are available to related majors only. Semester students may choose from a limited list of modules that are assessed by courework only. Academic year students may select from the full list.
ENGINEERING
Courses are available for full year study only, and only to engineering majors.
JOURNALISM
Limited spaces are available. Students should be majors in journalism and have a significant concentration in journalism or a closely related subject.
MATHEMATICS
Restricted to academic year students for 2017-18.
MUSIC
Open to music majors only.
SCHOOLS OF LAW AND HEALTH
Not open to study abroad students.
Transcripts
After you return to the U.S., IFSA will send a Butler University transcript to your home university and to your permanent address. The transcript reflects the courses taken, credits attempted, and grades earned during your term abroad. This service is included in your study abroad program at no additional cost
Subjects offered at City, University of London Partnership
Accounting Actuarial Science Advertising Business Communication Science/Disorders Communications Communications Computer Science Criminal Justice/Criminology Cultural Studies Economics Finance French German Journalism Law/Legal Studies Linguistics Management Marketing Mathematics Media/Multimedia Studies Music Business Music Studies Music Studies Political Science Sociology Spanish Speech Pathology

Housing & Meals

Housing Type
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Meals
Self-catered
Details
No meal plans are available. All accommodations are self-catering.

The IFSA Team

IFSA has a dedicated team who are here to help you prepare to achieve your goals. Feel free to reach out. We are happy to answer your questions!

Resident Director

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Lynne Alvarez

Senior Resident Director, England

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Dates and Fees

Fall 2018

Program Dates

Program Start Date
September 12, 2018
Program End Date
December 15, 2018

Program Fees

Tuition
$14,850
Housing
$4,925
Insurance
Included
Total Program Fee
$19,775
Students pay a $500 non-refundable program deposit upon confirmation of attendance. The deposit is applied to the total program fee.

Estimated Costs

Airfare
$1,200
Meals
$1,300
Books & Supplies
$260
Local Transportation
$575
Personal Expenses
$910
(Includes utilities, laundry, entertainment, expected start-up costs, etc. Does not include personal travel.)
Total Estimated Costs
$4,245

Spring 2019

Program Dates

Program Start Date
January 10, 2019
Program End Date
April 13, 2019

Program Fees

Tuition
$15,600
Housing
$4,675
Insurance
Included
Total Program Fee
$20,275
Students pay a $500 non-refundable program deposit upon confirmation of attendance. The deposit is applied to the total program fee.

Estimated Costs

Airfare
$1,200
Meals
$1,400
Books & Supplies
$270
Local Transportation
$625
Personal Expenses
$1000
(Includes utilities, laundry, entertainment, expected start-up costs, etc. Does not include personal travel.)
Total Estimated Costs
$4,495