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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

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

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

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

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 students celebrate the past, present and future of nursing
12
May

Coventry students celebrate the past, present and future of...

To celebrate International Nurses’ Day and International Day of the Midwife, Coventry University’s nursing and midwifery students joined hundreds of...

2019

Coventry University’s Edible Garden
02
May

Coventry University’s Edible Garden

It’s National Gardening Week and with this year’s theme being Edible Britain it might be time to consider paying a visit to Coventry University’s very...

2019

Independent league table rates Coventry University courses
30
Apr

Independent league table rates Coventry University courses

Coventry University’s courses have been rated on student satisfaction, research quality and graduate prospects in the Complete University Guide 2020, which is...

2019

CU London welcomes young and old in social inclusion boost
13
Dec

CU London welcomes young and old in social inclusion boost

Three groups striving to improve education, social inclusion and leisure activities for people young and old in Barking and Dagenham have taken up working space at CU...

2018

Pioneering theatre portal takes top spot at global education awards
01
Dec

Pioneering theatre portal takes top spot at global...

A pioneering project which allows Coventry University students to rehearse with actors thousands of miles away as if sharing a stage, has once again been praised as one...

2018

Coventry University joins pioneering student safety scheme
26
Nov

Coventry University joins pioneering student safety scheme

Coventry University has become a founder member of a pioneering scheme that aims to improve student safety, security and wellbeing standards across the UK higher...

2018

Photography student wows midlands fashion industry to win first competition
26
Oct

Photography student wows midlands fashion industry to win...

A Coventry University student is one step closer to making his fashion photography dreams a reality after wowing judges to be named Emerging Photographer of the Year at...

2018

Students at centre of action during tower block fire training exercise
09
Oct

Students at centre of action during tower block fire...

Students played the roles of casualties who were led to safety from the high rise and trainee paramedics shadowed ambulance crews.

2018

Sporting students race their way to victory at Transplant Games
10
Sep

Sporting students race their way to victory at Transplant...

Coventry students past, present and future have once again triumphed at the British Transplant Games - bringing home medals and helping hundreds of athletes stay on...

2018

Coventry fashion student will take bold colours to Midlands Fashion catwalk
24
Aug

Coventry fashion student will take bold colours to Midlands...

A Coventry fashion student will bring a burst of colour to this year’s Midlands Fashion Awards after her balloon-themed collection was chosen for the annual catwalk...

2018

Aspiring architect up for national award thanks to Coventry ring road development design
22
Aug

Aspiring architect up for national award thanks to Coventry...

Maria Moruz has been nominated for the Architects’ Journal’s AJ Student Prize 2018.

2018

Coventry student nurse champions sepsis training in memory of her dad
21
Aug

Coventry student nurse champions sepsis training in memory...

A Coventry nursing student whose father died from a rare blood disease just days before her wedding is helping shape teaching to raise awareness of the illness.

2018

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