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Perin standing in front of business buildings in London

A day in the life of a student: Perin's story

Perin is from India and studies MBA International Marketing here at Coventry University London. He has documented one of his average days at university, to give you an...

26/11/21

Coffee shop staff member passing coffee to a student in the University House cafe

The best coffee shops near Coventry University London

It's no secret that London is a coffee-mad city, with over 7,000 independent coffee shops and more than 8,000 coffee chain outlets, according to Allegra World Coffee...

03/11/21

Dominica stood in front of Coventry University London sign.

Dominica's photo-tour of Coventry University London

Want to see our campus through the eyes of one of our students? MSc Professional Accounting student Dominica took the time to create a photo tour of Coventry University...

14/10/21

Dominique Webb, Student Support Manager

World Mental Health Day: what we can do today

To mark World Mental Health Day 2021, our Student Support Manager Dominique Webb has written this blog, to share some simple tips that we can all use to look after our...

07/10/21

Welcome to Coventry University London

Welcome to Coventry University London

It’s September, which means it’s the time of the year when students return to university and some start their first ever year! If you are the latter, I would like to...

10/09/21

Top 10 coolest things to do near campus

Top 10 coolest things to do near campus

With so much to do in the capital, we’ve picked our top 10 things to do near campus to get you started.

20/08/21

Where we live in London

Where we live in London

We asked some of our students to tell us about where they live in London and what they love most about it.

19/08/21

Five top tips for going through Clearing

Five top tips for going through Clearing

As the release of A-Level and BTEC results approaches, we’ve put together five top tips to help you navigate the Clearing process with ease.

06/08/21

Jimmy's Clearing Story

Jimmy's Clearing Story

Jimmy is studying Global Business Management BA (Hons) at Coventry University London after going through Clearing in 2017. With a thirst for business, Jimmy decided to...

08/07/21

Laura's Clearing Story

Laura's Clearing Story

Laura is an International Hospitality and Tourism Management BA (Hons) student at Coventry University London. After taking a gap year and travelling around the world,...

08/07/21

Joselyn's Clearing Story

Joselyn's Clearing Story

Joselyn came to study our Global Business top-up through Clearing in 2020. As she held a Higher National Diploma in business, she only had to complete one year with us...

08/07/21

Four tips to help you ace your Clearing call

Four tips to help you ace your Clearing call

Clearing can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be! Here’s four top tips to help you smash your Clearing call and (hopefully!) secure a place on the course for you.

14/06/21

How to Look After Your Mental Health at University

How to Look After Your Mental Health at University

To mark University Mental Health Day on Thursday 4 March 2021, Coventry University London Student Support Manager Dominique Webb, offers a few tips on how to take care...

04/03/21

Moving to London from Colombia

Moving to London from Colombia

Camila is from Colombia and is studying MSc International Fashion Marketing with Extended Professional Practice.

03/12/19

MBA student Eugenia

Studying MBA Global Business

Eugenia is from Ghana and is studying MBA Global Business. She is self-motivated and enthusiastic, and loves travelling, meeting new people, trying out different things...

19/11/19

Moving to London from India

Moving to London from India

Tishya joined Coventry University London in September 2019. She’s studying MSc International Fashion Marketing with Extended Professional Practice. Tishya is originally...

04/11/19

Studying MBA International Fashion Management: An International Student Perspective

Studying MBA International Fashion Management: An...

Javeria is an international student from Pakistan and she gives her perspective on studying MBA International Fashion Management at Coventry University London

27/10/19

My experience as President of the Enactus Society

My experience as President of the Enactus Society

Iylia is a first year BA Global Business Management student. She is president of the Enactus Society, working on projects to tackle UN sustainability goals. Iylia is a...

15/10/19

Work experience in London

Work experience in London

Dominica is studying BA International Finance and Accounting. She’s currently spending the summer before her final year working as an Accounts Administrator. Dominica...

03/09/19

Iylia's first year at Coventry University London

Iylia's first year at Coventry University London

Iylia is a first year BA Global Business Management student and tells her story of her first 12 months studying at Coventry University London

20/08/19

Natalia's Clearing Journey

Natalia's Clearing Journey

Natalia is in her third year studying BA International Finance and Accounting. She loves travelling to far-flung destinations but also exploring everything London has to...

08/08/19

Pizza from Pizza Union

Iylia's top 5 places to get lunch near campus

We asked BA Global Business Management student Iylia to share her favourite places to grab lunch near our City of London campus.

03/07/19