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Social Impact Report 2018-19

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Award winning social enterprise

Our plans to welcome students in September

Read about our plans to provide at least five hours of on-campus learning each week.

Our response to COVID-19

Our MISSION is to help people realise their entrepreneurial potential

We are the only UK example of a social enterprise set up by a university to promote social entrepreneurship and innovation. Our remit is to maximise Coventry University's role as an anchor institution by finding ways of benefitting the local community and achieving true social value.

Our role as social innovators extends to supporting students, alumni, staff and the community at various stages of their entreprenurial journey.


In 2017/18, we have supported the establishment of 15 social enterprises, the highest number ever achieved amongst UK universities.