City University London is a special place. With skill and dedication, we have been using education, research and enterprise to transform the lives of our students, our community and the world for over a hundred years. The University for business and the professions We are a leading international university and the only university in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions. A highly-rated university We are proud of the quality of our education, research and enterprise and of our high rankings in recent surveys. Our University is: Among the top five per cent of universities in the world (Times Higher Education World Rankings 2010/11) Ranked 10th in the UK for graduate employability (The Times University Guide 2011) Ranked 10th for graduate starting salaries (The Sunday Times University Guide 2011). Notably, the Financial Times rates our Sir John Cass Business School among the top three business schools in the UK and places our Executive MBA 10th in its worldwide rankings. World-leading research The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) identified 15 areas of academic activity where City's research was assessed as achieving world-leading quality in terms of originality, significance and rigour.