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New non-executive appointment for Vice-Chancellor John Latham, CBE
06
Aug

New non-executive appointment for Vice-Chancellor John...

Coventry University Vice - Chancellor, John Latham, CBE, has been appointed as a non-executive director to the Board of Health Education England (HEE).

2019

Coventry University Group to offer support to GSM London students
01
Aug

Coventry University Group to offer support to GSM London...

Following the announcement of GSM London closing in September, Coventry University London and CU London are working to enable students to apply to study at one of its...

2019

Coventry University is first across the finishing line at Silverstone
29
Jul

Coventry University is first across the finishing line at...

A team of Coventry University engineering students have raced home from Silverstone with a number of wins in the Formula Student Artificial Intelligence (Formula Student...

2019

Double sustainability awards success for Coventry University
25
Jul

Double sustainability awards success for Coventry University

Coventry University has been named as the seventh most sustainable university in the UK and been shortlisted as a finalist in the UK and Ireland Green Gown Awards 2019...

2019

Coventry University wins ‘best student housing’ award
23
Jul

Coventry University wins ‘best student housing’ award

Coventry University student accommodation has been recognised in the annual College and University Business Officers (CUBO) awards.

2019

Coventry University to be the first foreign university in Poland
21
Jul

Coventry University to be the first foreign university in...

Coventry University is pleased to announce that the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education has approved our plans to open a branch campus in Wroclaw. 

2019

Cave diver honoured by Coventry University
19
Jul

Cave diver honoured by Coventry University

A retired fire-fighter, who was part of the cave rescue rescue team that saved the lives of a youth football team in Thailand last year, has been honoured by Coventry...

2019

New Master’s course for global social development
17
Jul

New Master’s course for global social development

Coventry University is launching a new postgraduate course, Global Social Development Management (with Professional Experience) MSc, which will equip students with the...

2019

Coventry University’s student engagement rated amongst the best in Europe
11
Jul

Coventry University’s student engagement rated amongst the...

Coventry University is now ranked among the top 20 European universities for student engagement in a new league table published by Times Higher Education.

2019

Coventry graduate receives ‘Young Achievement Award’
09
Jul

Coventry graduate receives ‘Young Achievement Award’

A recent Coventry graduate, who lives in Birmingham, has received a Young Achievement Award from the Universal Peace Federation which celebrates accomplished,...

2019

Coventry University engineers bring child’s design to life
01
Jul

Coventry University engineers bring child’s design to life

A seven-year-old girl who won a design competition, aimed at encouraging school children to become engineers, has seen her bright idea brought to life with the help of...

2019

CEO appointed for Better Futures Multi Academy Trust
25
Jun

CEO appointed for Better Futures Multi Academy Trust

Coventry University is delighted to announce that Ulysses Lyons has been appointed as the chief executive of the Better Futures Multi Academy Trust (BFMAT).

2019

Coventry University students help Birmingham City squad get match fit
24
Jun

Coventry University students help Birmingham City squad get...

Birmingham City Football Club (BCFC) players were put through their paces in a series of fitness tests overseen by Sport and Exercise Science students and staff at...

2019

Comment on University College Union press release
20
Jun

Comment on University College Union press release

The recent press statement made by University College Union (UCU) on 20 June 2019 and circulated to the UK media is incorrect.

2019

Coventry University’s highest ever rating in QS World University Rankings 2020
19
Jun

Coventry University’s highest ever rating in QS World...

In figures released today, Coventry University has risen 30 places in the QS World University Ranking to give the university its highest ever rating in the table.

2019

Coventry University assesses risks posed by extremist groups
17
Jun

Coventry University assesses risks posed by extremist groups

Identifying and assessing risks posed to the UK by extremist and far-right groups is the subject of a new Coventry University research project, which has been awarded...

2019

Queen’s Birthday Honours for Coventry University duo
08
Jun

Queen’s Birthday Honours for Coventry University duo

The pioneering work of Coventry University’s Vice-Chancellor and professor of mathematics education has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours...

2019

Coventry University courses score highly in Guardian University Guide 2020
07
Jun

Coventry University courses score highly in Guardian...

Coventry University has retained its place in the top 15 ranked universities in the UK and seen more of its courses highly rated in The Guardian University Guide 2020...

2019

Coventry University and Aston Martin create new award with the Fulbright Commission
03
Jun

Coventry University and Aston Martin create new award with...

Coventry University and Aston Martin have joined forces with the US-UK Fulbright Commission to create the Fulbright Aston Martin Coventry University Automotive Award....

2019

Sustainable development goals for Brazil
31
May

Sustainable development goals for Brazil

A collaboration between Coventry University and The Communitarian Regional University (UNOCHAPECÓ) in Santa Catarina State is helping to strengthen sustainable...

2019

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
Coventry University UK top new University 2018
Coventry City of Culture 2021