City, University of London (formerly City University London) is the next highest-ranked UK university, coming 343 rd this year. It’s named to reflect its close relationship with The City – London’s historic financial district, also known as the square mile. It prides itself on having strong links with leading companies in this competitive district, ranging from giants of the financial services sector to media companies and medical research centers. It also marks its special links with the city by having the Lord Mayor of London as its Chancellor. City, University of London offers a broad spectrum of courses, but is perhaps best known for its Cass Business School, City Law School and the School of Health Sciences. Of almost 19,000 students, 16% are from EU countries other than the UK, and 32% are from countries outside of the EU. It became a constituent college of the University of London on September 1 2016.