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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

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

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

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

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 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

Funding pledge for EU students
30
May

Funding pledge for EU students

Professor John Latham, vice-chancellor of Coventry University, has welcomed the Government's announcement that EU students will continue to remain eligible for the same...

2019

Social enterprise shortlisted for international Knowledge Exchange award
28
May

Social enterprise shortlisted for international Knowledge...

Coventry University social enterprise Hope For The Community has been shortlisted for an international Knowledge Exchange (KE) award.

2019

Event showcases future of AR/VR technologies to creative businesses
23
May

Event showcases future of AR/VR technologies to creative...

Coventry University’s Institute of Coding have co-hosted an event exploring how museums and creative businesses might work in a virtual world in the future.

2019

Workplace Wellbeing Award Accreditation
21
May

Workplace Wellbeing Award Accreditation

Coventry University’s Student Services team has received an award for their work to improve the health and well-being standards of their colleagues.

2019

Coventry University fosters closer relations with Bulgaria
20
May

Coventry University fosters closer relations with Bulgaria

Coventry University recently welcomed Mr Nikolay Pavlov, Deputy Minister at the Bulgarian Ministry of Youth and Sports, to the University as part of an international...

2019

New mental health support available to Coventry University students and staff
17
May

New mental health support available to Coventry University...

Coventry University students and staff now have access to additional mental health support thanks to the University joining online mental health community the Big White...

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