Bayes Alumni Benefits

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At Bayes Business School, we have a range of benefits and discounts available to Alumni that can be utilised many years after your graduation.

These include Alumni merchandise, Graduate Loyalty Discount and use of our facilities. See what benefits are available to you below:

Library Databases

You have free online access to Business Source Premier (Alumni Edition), JSTOR, Emerald and Refworks. For more information and to access the resources see our library page.

Senate House Library

Alumni graduating after the accession to the University of London (September 2016) have access to the Library at Senate House for private study and non-commercial research only.

You must pay the alumni membership rate and show your University of London degree certificate and a valid alumni card when applying to the Library for the first time. Read more.

Careers for Bayes alumni

Even after you graduate, we can continue to support you on your career journey. Postgraduate alumni can access Bayes Careers Online; Take advantage of their online careers tools such as specialist careers websites, psychometric tests and careers advice videos. Bayes Careers Online also enables you to search for current vacancies, track your applications, and read recruiter profiles in the company directory.

You will need to register with Bayes Careers Online and the careers team will be in touch with a password after verifying your credentials. You can contact Careers directly on +44 (0)20 7040 5255 or by email on [email protected].

Undergraduate alumni can register instead at, and contact the Careers & Employability team on [email protected]

You are also welcome to come to the Careers events to develop and update your skills in workshops and connect with other professionals.

Many alumni also continue engaging with Careers by representing their company or advertising jobs to students. To register as an employer and post vacancies on the undergraduate jobs board, as well as to chat about various opportunities to visit campus, contact the Careers & Employability team on [email protected]; for the postgraduate jobs board, contact [email protected].

Alumni Card

The Alumni Card for graduates of City and has a range of benefits

It gives you access to:

The Alumni Card expires after three years’ time from the date of issue.

You can apply for an alumni card by completing this form.

If you have lost your card within the three-year issue period, you can request a new one by also completing the form above.

Please note that the Alumni Cards are for collection only. Cards can be collected from the Security Office at Northampton Square or Bunhill Row. Please read The Alumni Card terms and conditions.

City Alumni Email Account

If you graduated from 2013 onwards, alumni can continue to use their City alumni email account (e.g. joe.blo[email protected]). The email client can be accessed via the "Email" tab on the City homepage or by clicking here.

If you have forgotten and wish to retrieve your username and/or password, please contact the IT Service Desk on +44 (0)20 7040 8181 or by completing the online form. You will need to select the “Log an Issue (as a guest)” option in order to contact IT.

NB: Please note that as part of City’s data and system security, alumni are required to update their City alumni email account password at least once every 12 months. If a password hasn’t been updated during this period, it will then expire.

Three months after the password expires, IT Services will disable and lock the account; if alumni do not contact IT Services to re-enable their account, after a further three months, the account will be deleted entirely. This includes all emails, attachments and other data held in the account, which cannot be recovered after deletion.

Free Electives

MSc alumni are able to take one free elective as an observer after successful completion of your course. The elective period runs from May to July and alumni are able to book from 1st April onwards. Note that current students have priority. For more information and to book your place please contact our MSc Electives department.

MBA alumni are entitled to one free elective per year after you have successfully completed. Please contact Benedicte Mornet for more information and to book your elective. View the 2023 elective timetable here.

NB: Fees will apply for international electives.

Discounts on Further study

All alumni are entitled to a 15% discount on Open Executive Education Courses. Email: [email protected] to find out more.

Undergraduate and MSc alumni are entitled to a 10% discount on the MBA courses. The application fee of £100 is also waived.

City Launch Lab

The City Launch Lab is an incubation space for Bayes and City alumni and student entrepreneurs. It offers a three month accelerator programme to kick-start you business and then for a further nine months, you can continue to access the Launch Lab to develop your business. Please contact the City Launch Lab team for more information.

City Community Legal Advice Centre

The City Community Legal Advice Centre is a free, confidential, Lawworks, legal advice service offering advice to members of the public on a wide range of legal issues. It offers free legal advice on certain areas of law to people who are not eligible for legal aid and cannot afford to pay.

You can contact the Community Legal Advice Centre via Email or call 020 7040 5414 (24 hours answerphone) for more information.


You can get a discount at the CitySport facility on Goswell Road. For example, annual membership costs £360 instead of £460 for the public.

Alumni Merchandise

Official university merchandise is available to purchase from the City Students' Union shop.

If you experience any issues when making a purchase, including problems with delivery please contact City Students' Union shop.

Class Of merchandise

You’ve got the degree, now buy the t-shirt! We’ve teamed up with the brilliant Campus Clothing to offer you the chance to celebrate your graduation with a ‘Class of 2022’ hoodie or t-shirt. All garments already have your name and those of your fellow coursemates printed on the back. You can even add bespoke personalisation to make your memento that extra bit special!

The friendly Campus Clothing staff will have a stall at your ceremony, but you can skip the queues by pre-ordering on the Campus Clothing website. Ordering in advance also means that you can guarantee your chosen size and colour as these can often sell out on the day. Many congratulations!

Graduation souvenirs

Official City, University of London graduation jewellery will be on offer from Annotated Studios. Individually crafted, each piece is designed to be as personal as your time at City, blending your individual accomplishment with the history of your institution. For a preview, and to order your jewellery online please visit Annotated Studios.

If you do not wish for your name to appear on City graduation merchandise, please email the Alumni team.

Magazine Subscription

Alumni receive great discounts on over 100 magazine titles including the Economist, Time, Newsweek and many more. See here our Alumni subscription page to browse and buy.

Prescription Spectacles at CitySight

Alumni get up to 20% off on prescription spectacles from CitySight, the City University London Dispensing Clinic when you have had a comprehensive eye examination in the Refraction Clinic.

To find out more email the citysight team or to make an appointment for an eye examination call +44 (0)20 7040 8338.

If you have questions about the discount on prescription spectacles call the Dispensing Clinic on +44 (0)20 7040 8340.


Get a 10% discount on any parking space booked via the YourParkingSpace website across the UK. You will need to use the promotional code UNICITYBAYES10 to get this one-time offer when booking a short-term parking space.

Real Deals

We offer you a 15% discount on subscriptions to Real Deals, Europe’s leading private equity title. To subscribe, find out more or request a sample copy contact Steve Walsh via email or call on +44 (0)20 7045 7586 or visit their website.


Print-Print is an online print company that provides leaflets, posters, roller banners, business cards and stationery printing. You are offered a 10% discount on purchases, just enter discount code CITY.AC.UK-10 at checkout.

Please note: this offer does not apply to brochure printing. For further information, please contact Dean Williams from the Print-Print team.