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New COVID-19 asymptomatic testing site to open at Coventry University
25
Nov

New COVID-19 asymptomatic testing site to open at Coventry...

Government-backed asymptomatic testing site to open at Coventry University to help protect people most at risk  Partnership between Coventry University and NHS Test and...

Student news

2020

Coventry University contributes to report on lack of evidence in improving disadvantaged student outcomes
20
Nov

Coventry University contributes to report on lack of...

Coventry University and the Bridge Group have undertaken a review into the retention and attainment of students from disadvantaged backgrounds in higher education

Research news

2020

Coventry student is changing women’s lives in India through social enterprise
20
Nov

Coventry student is changing women’s lives in India through...

A Coventry University student has founded a social enterprise to help women across India tackle gender inequalities by empowering them to become economically productive.

2020

Fully funded Arts and Humanities PhD opportunities for the next generation of researchers from the Midlands4Cities partnership
20
Nov

Fully funded Arts and Humanities PhD opportunities for the...

Coventry University is proud to be part of the Midlands4Cities (M4C) funded Doctoral Training Partnership

2020

Setting up Coventry University London was a fulfilling challenge for founding CEO
20
Nov

Setting up Coventry University London was a fulfilling...

For many people, setting up a university from scratch in the heart of London would be a daunting prospect.

2020

Coventry University research identifies what’s holding the UK back in the move to peat-free horticulture
18
Nov

Coventry University research identifies what’s holding the...

A new report from Coventry University has assessed the UK’s progress towards peat-free horticulture and identified what factors are holding back further...

Research news

2020

Coventry University Chancellor appointed to second term
17
Nov

Coventry University Chancellor appointed to second term

Dr Margaret Casely-Hayford CBE has been appointed to a second term as Chancellor of the Coventry University Group. 

2020

RISING Global Peace Forum hailed as major success
16
Nov

RISING Global Peace Forum hailed as major success

Coventry’s RISING Global Peace Forum has been hailed a major success in helping to mobilise global influencers in efforts to deliver more positive cultures and...

2020

Launch of the ‘Postdigital Intimacies’ Network at Coventry University
16
Nov

Launch of the ‘Postdigital Intimacies’ Network at Coventry...

The Centre for Postdigital Cultures (CPC) has been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) for a new network exploring how digital...

2020

Coventry University and Cifas launch short course to combat financial fraud
12
Nov

Coventry University and Cifas launch short course to combat...

Coventry University and the UK’s leading fraud prevention service Cifas have developed a short professional course aimed at combating increasingly complex...

2020

Coventry University hosts first UK ‘Visualise Your Thesis’ Competition for Postgraduate Researchers
11
Nov

Coventry University hosts first UK ‘Visualise Your Thesis’...

Postgraduate candidates from across the university put together short videos to bring their PhD projects to life.

2020

Coventry University researcher develops innovative glucometer device
09
Nov

Coventry University researcher develops innovative...

An innovative new medical simulator that teaches students and patients how to measure and analyse blood glucose has been developed by a Coventry University Professor.

University news / Business news

2020

Researchers unveil secrets behind "Game of Thrones"
06
Nov

Researchers unveil secrets behind "Game of Thrones"

Researchers from Coventry University joined those from four other universities to probe how the sprawling, dynamic, complex narrative of A Song of Ice and Fire achieved...

2020

Coventry University student accommodation service shortlisted for award
06
Nov

Coventry University student accommodation service...

Coventry University’s student accommodation services provider, Futurelets, have been shortlisted for two College and University Business Officers (CUBO) awards for...

2020

Coventry’s RISING Global Peace Forum goes virtual as a result of the latest COVID-19 lockdown
05
Nov

Coventry’s RISING Global Peace Forum goes virtual as a...

Organisers of the internationally-recognised event, taking place from 11-13 November, have decided to move the whole event online in light of the Government’s new...

2020

Coventry University and Singapore Civil Defence Force launch collaboration to enhance emergency response planning
05
Nov

Coventry University and Singapore Civil Defence Force...

Coventry University and Singapore Civil Defence Force launch collaboration to enhance emergency response planning

University news / Business news

2020

Coventry University academic’s research highlights role universities play in inter-religious understanding
04
Nov

Coventry University academic’s research highlights role...

Coventry University researcher Dr Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor believes her work highlights how universities play a vital role in inter-religious understanding - with...

University news / Research news

2020

Coventry University Psychology department maintains world rankings high
03
Nov

Coventry University Psychology department maintains world...

Coventry University is one of the top 200 universities in the world to study Psychology at according to the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2021...

University news

2020

MiFriendly Cities initiative ranks in the European top ten for its political innovation impacts in human rights
30
Oct

MiFriendly Cities initiative ranks in the European top ten...

The MiFriendly Cities programme being delivered across Coventry, Birmingham and Wolverhampton has been selected as an outstanding example of political innovation in...

2020

Coventry University launches Africa Centre
30
Oct

Coventry University launches Africa Centre

Coventry University has launched a unique online ‘Africa Centre’ in a bid to bolster its commitment to engagement in sub-Saharan Africa.

University news

2020