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Coventry University moves up in world university rankings for engineering and technology
16
Oct

Coventry University moves up in world university rankings...

Coventry University has now joined the top 600 universities in the world for engineering and technology, according to the 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) World...

2019

Centre for Business in Society chosen to enhance major corporate research project
11
Oct

Centre for Business in Society chosen to enhance major...

Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society has partnered with Echo Research to bring analytical and business expertise to the Britain’s Most...

2019

Coventry University professor praises 2019 Nobel Peace Prize winner
11
Oct

Coventry University professor praises 2019 Nobel Peace...

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali.

2019

Coventry University launches MA in Dance Theatre
08
Oct

Coventry University launches MA in Dance Theatre

Coventry University has entered a partnership with Motionhouse to launch a new MA in Dance Theatre to be delivered by Coventry University in association with the...

2019

Charities and small business can now get a free cyber-security check up, thanks to Coventry University
04
Oct

Charities and small business can now get a free...

Coventry University, along with a number of partners, is offering small businesses and small charities free cyber security health checks amid concerns about the growing...

2019

Coventry University Group awarded Social Mobility Employer status
03
Oct

Coventry University Group awarded Social Mobility Employer...

We are pleased to have been named an accredited Social Mobility Employer as part of a nation-wide drive to improve social mobility in the UK.

2019

Vice-Chancellor welcomes first students to study for Coventry University degree in Egypt
30
Sep

Vice-Chancellor welcomes first students to study for...

Vice-Chancellor John Latham CBE has welcomed the inaugural cohort of students to Coventry University courses at The Knowledge Hub Universities in Egypt.

2019

Coventry University and West London NHS Trust in apprenticeship first
24
Sep

Coventry University and West London NHS Trust in...

In the first partnership of this kind in London, Coventry University and West London NHS Trust have teamed up to offer Occupational Therapy apprenticeships to the...

2019

Coventry University launches engineering degree apprenticeships
24
Sep

Coventry University launches engineering degree...

Coventry University is launching two new degree apprenticeships for students looking to combine top-level academic study with practical work experience.

2019

Coventry University maintains high performing status in latest rankings
20
Sep

Coventry University maintains high performing status in...

Coventry University has confirmed its strong performance in the areas of teaching quality, student experience and graduate prospects in The Times and Sunday Times Good...

2019

Church’s responses to UK austerity to be discussed at Coventry University
13
Sep

Church’s responses to UK austerity to be discussed at...

Coventry University is holding an event on September 13 to enable better understanding of how austerity has affected Christian engagement with poverty in the UK.

2019

Growers to trial alternatives to plastic for veg production
09
Sep

Growers to trial alternatives to plastic for veg production

Farmers and growers are invited to explore alternatives to plastic mulch for weed control in a new field lab with Innovative Farmers.

2019

Coventry University researcher in European award-winning arts project
09
Sep

Coventry University researcher in European award-winning...

A digital archive project for Romani arts in which a Coventry University researcher was involved as a dance curator will receive a European Heritage/Europa Nostra 2019...

2019

Engineering exchange student brings Lanchester car back to life
09
Sep

Engineering exchange student brings Lanchester car back to...

A French engineering student on a summer placement with FabLab Coventry has brought the Lanchester heritage to a new generation by developing a classic model of the 1902...

2019

Coventry University scores highest ever rating in QS Stars Awards
06
Sep

Coventry University scores highest ever rating in QS Stars...

Figures just released reveal that Coventry University has been awarded a five star overall rating, for the first time, by the QS Stars awards system - confirming the...

2019

First ACU Coventry University Fellow selected
05
Sep

First ACU Coventry University Fellow selected

Dr Sharon Stephen from the University of Sydney, Australia, has been selected as the first recipient of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)’s...

2019

Chief Nurse to take up new leadership role at Coventry University
04
Sep

Chief Nurse to take up new leadership role at Coventry...

Health Education England (HEE)’s Chief Nurse, Professor Lisa Bayliss-Pratt, is taking up a six-month secondment as Pro Vice-Chancellor at Coventry University from...

2019

Prof Guy Daly confirmed as non-executive director of key NHS trust
30
Aug

Prof Guy Daly confirmed as non-executive director of key...

Coventry University Pro Vice-Chancellor for Health and Life Sciences and Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education and Students), Professor Guy Daly, has been confirmed...

2019

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 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