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Coventry University Vice-Chancellor and Professor at Buckingham Palace to receive honours
25
Oct

Coventry University Vice-Chancellor and Professor at...

Coventry University’s Vice-Chancellor John Latham received his CBE at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace this week. He was joined by the university’s Professor...

University news

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...

University news | Research news

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.

University news

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...

University news | Student news

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...

University news

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.

University news

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.

University news | Business news

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...

University news

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.

University news

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...

University news | Research news

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...

University news

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...

University news

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...

University news

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...

University news | Student news

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).

University news | Student news | Business news

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...

University news | Student news

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.

University news

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.

University news

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...

University news | Alumni news

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....

University news | Student news | Business news

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