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CBiS hosts well-received electric vehicle workshop at Silverstone Park
13
Dec

CBiS hosts well-received electric vehicle workshop at...

Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society (CBiS) hosted a well-received workshop on the future of electric vehicles at Silverstone Park attended by 50...

2019

Journalism degree students gear up to cover the General Election across the country today
12
Dec

Journalism degree students gear up to cover the General...

Sixteen second and third-year BA (Hons) Journalism students will be reporting on counts for the BBC, Sky News, ITV, Capital Radio and Coventry Telegraph/Cov Live, after...

Student news

2019

Natasha Devon MBE gives keynote speech at Coventry University’s Chancellor’s dinner
12
Dec

Natasha Devon MBE gives keynote speech at Coventry...

Writer and mental health campaigner Natasha Devon MBE was the keynote speaker at Coventry University’s annual Chancellor’s Dinner at Coventry Cathedral.

University news

2019

Expanding Coventry University’s global footprint
11
Dec

Expanding Coventry University’s global footprint

For Professor Mohamed Loutfi, helping universities to operate as responsible and responsive global citizens is a passion that defines his career in higher education.

2019

Coventry University professor honoured with Fellowship
05
Dec

Coventry University professor honoured with Fellowship

Coventry University’s Professor Gideon Maas has been awarded a Fellowship from the Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE).

2019

Coventry Law School partnership makes national award shortlist
04
Dec

Coventry Law School partnership makes national award...

‘Partnerships in Clinical Legal Education’, a joint initiative between Coventry University, the Central England Law Centre, and Allen & Overy LLP, was...

University news | Student news

2019

“Inspirational” student awarded for volunteer police role
03
Dec

“Inspirational” student awarded for volunteer police role

An inspirational Coventry University student has been commended for her passion for policing in the city – after volunteering around 1,500 hours as a Special...

2019

Coventry University ranks fourth in first ever MOOC World University Rankings
03
Dec

Coventry University ranks fourth in first ever MOOC World...


Coventry University has been ranked fourth in the world in the first ever global university rankings for online courses.

University news

2019

Coventry University research highly commended at Green Gown Awards 2019
29
Nov

Coventry University research highly commended at Green Gown...

Research by Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society has been recognised at the 15th annual Green Gown Awards.

2019

Guy’s and St Thomas’ and Coventry University launch nursing associate degree
28
Nov

Guy’s and St Thomas’ and Coventry University launch nursing...

Guy’s and St Thomas’ has launched a nursing associate foundation degree in partnership with Coventry University.

University news | Student news

2019

Coventry University hosts conference to promote investment in Egypt's education sector
28
Nov

Coventry University hosts conference to promote investment...

Coventry University hosted a conference on Wednesday this week for the British Egyptian Business Association (BEBA) to promote opportunities for investment in...

2019

Coventry University’s honorary doctorates include a princess and Coventry sporting legend
27
Nov

Coventry University’s honorary doctorates include a...

A sporting legend from Coventry and a princess are among the nine people awarded honorary doctorates by Coventry University.

University news

2019

Christmas gift donations from staff to be received by looked after children in Coventry
25
Nov

Christmas gift donations from staff to be received by...

Gift donations from university staff have been delivered to Coventry City Council as part of the 2019 Christmas Appeal for Children’s Services.

2019

Coventry University and Egypt strengthen links with ministerial visit
22
Nov

Coventry University and Egypt strengthen links with...

Egypt’s Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Professor Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar, visited Coventry University on Wednesday and met with...

2019

Innovative Coventry partnership wins highest national honour in UK higher education
22
Nov

Innovative Coventry partnership wins highest national...

Coventry University’s Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (AME) has been awarded a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize.

University news

2019

Coventry a major force in global conflict resolution
18
Nov

Coventry a major force in global conflict resolution

The RISING Global Peace Forum will ensure that Coventry continues to be a major force in conflict resolution across the world, Professor Mike Hardy, chair of RISING and...

2019

Charcoal could be the answer to make farming more environmentally friendly
13
Nov

Charcoal could be the answer to make farming more...

Research trials are being carried out a farm to test whether feeding cattle charcoal can cut emissions from livestock.

Research news

2019

Coventry University retains top 400 ranking for arts and humanities
12
Nov

Coventry University retains top 400 ranking for arts and...

Coventry University has retained its top 400 ranking for arts and humanities in the 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by subject.

2019

West Midlands Fire Service staged dramatic multi-vehicle crash scene at university
07
Nov

West Midlands Fire Service staged dramatic multi-vehicle...

A shocking multi-vehicle crash scene and the fire service response was staged at Coventry University to serve as a dramatic reminder of the importance of road safety.

2019

Coventry Business School awarded Government funding to help microbusinesses use tech to grow
30
Oct

Coventry Business School awarded Government funding to help...

Coventry Business School has been awarded funding to support 50 microbusinesses to engage with technology to boost their productivity.

2019

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021