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Coventry University to tackle the UK’s digital skills gap through leading role in new government backed Institute of Coding
25
Jan

Coventry University to tackle the UK’s digital skills...

Coventry University is playing a major part in a new government backed national initiative to grow and develop digital skills for the current and future needs of...

Business news

2018

“Messy reality” of Europe’s migration crisis to be explored in panel discussion
12
Jan

“Messy reality” of Europe’s migration crisis to be...

A panel discussion at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), to be broadcast live online, is aiming to shed light on the latest developments in the complex refugee...

Business news

2018

Business School celebrates 50 years of teaching with milestone events
19
Dec

Business School celebrates 50 years of teaching with...

Coventry University Business School is calling on graduates to share memories and reach out to students during a year of celebrations to mark 50 years of teaching in the...

University news / Business news

2017

Maritime cybersecurity a "key concern" for UK’s seaborne trade
06
Dec

Maritime cybersecurity a "key concern" for UK’s...

The cybersecurity of the global maritime sector is a "key concern" for the UK, a Coventry University professor has written in a report for the government's 'Future of...

Business news

2017

Chelsea Flower Show boost for refugee camp gardens project
04
Dec

Chelsea Flower Show boost for refugee camp gardens...

A ‘refugee camp garden’ inspired by a project involving Coventry University's Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience will feature at the Chelsea Flower Show.

Business news

2017

First responders in war-torn Syria feel ‘abandoned’ by international community, report reveals
28
Nov

First responders in war-torn Syria feel ‘abandoned’...

The report by the university's Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations aimed to build up a picture of the challenges facing Syrian first responders, how they...

Business news

2017

University honours Carmel’s lifelong commitment to midwifery and nursing
28
Nov

University honours Carmel’s lifelong commitment to...

A celebrated midwife who has dedicated more than 30 years to helping expectant mothers and students across the Midlands has received an honorary degree from Coventry...

Business news

2017

Coventry named top entrepreneurship university in national business awards competition
16
Nov

Coventry named top entrepreneurship university in...

Coventry University has won a prestigious business award for its efforts to promote and support entrepreneurial opportunities among its staff, students, businesses and...

University news / Business news

2017

University plugs regional skills gap with 125 new apprenticeships in health and construction
13
Oct

University plugs regional skills gap with 125 new...

Coventry University will tackle shortages in healthcare, construction and engineering across the West Midlands with 125 new degree apprenticeships.

Business news

2017

‘Social Saturday’ offers chance for some community conscious shopping
11
Oct

‘Social Saturday’ offers chance for some community...

City shoppers are being encouraged to buy goods and services from a range of not-for-profit businesses that ‘trade for good’ at a special pop up market in Coventry this...

Business news

2017

€4m funding win for West Midlands cities’ migration-friendly plan
11
Oct

€4m funding win for West Midlands cities’...

Three West Midlands cities have won over four million euros to help the region's communities get the maximum benefit from migration and improve migrants’ and refugees’...

Business news

2017

22
Sep

Coventry University London up for business culture...

Coventry University’s campus in the City of London has been shortlisted for an accolade in recognition of how its workplace culture has developed to benefit staff and...

2017

Risks of cyber criminals targeting digitally-controlled trains must be fully considered, Coventry University expert warns
22
Sep

Risks of cyber criminals targeting...

Dr Alexeis Garcia-Perez said the cyber security challenges ahead must be fully considered.

Business news

2017

Uni helps kick start migrants’ cleaning firm and a catering company for stay at home mums
19
Sep

Uni helps kick start migrants’ cleaning firm and a...

Two brand new community conscious businesses are now up and running thanks to backing from Coventry University’s dedicated entrepreneurship support team.

Business news

2017

Good things came out of Northern Rock banking crisis, says Coventry University finance expert
13
Sep

Good things came out of Northern Rock banking crisis,...

Financial services expert Dr Harjit Sekhon spoke ahead of the 10th anniversary of the run on Northern Rock bank.

Business news

2017

What price Harvey? Financial damage of tropical storm in Houston could exceed previous disasters warns Coventry expert
01
Sep

What price Harvey? Financial damage of tropical storm...

The economic cost of Hurricane Harvey could spiral out of control without proper and speedy contingency planning warns an expert in crisis management at Coventry...

Business news

2017

Coventry debate to examine how inequalities and justice affect healthcare
03
Jul

Coventry debate to examine how inequalities and...

The impact that inequality and working conditions have on health in Britain and across the Commonwealth will be debated by leading figures in Coventry.

Business news

2017

Coventry University to play five-year host to UN academic council
20
Jun

Coventry University to play five-year host to UN...

Coventry University’s Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) has been selected to host the headquarters of the prestigious Academic Council on the United...

University news / Business news

2017

Coventry University part of major EU project on sustainable farming systems
12
Jun

Coventry University part of major EU project on...

Coventry University is playing a key role in a new Europe-wide project to encourage farming systems to be less dependent on inorganic fertilisers and the fossil fuels...

University news / Business news

2017