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Coventry University home of UK’s first ‘Standalone’ 5G network thanks to Vodafone partnership
03
Jul

Coventry University home of UK’s first ‘Standalone’ 5G...

Coventry University is the home of the UK’s first ‘Standalone’ 5G network thanks to a partnership with operator Vodafone.

University news | Student news | Business news

2020

Hollywood ace returns to her roots to help Coventry University make mental health films
26
Jun

Hollywood ace returns to her roots to help Coventry...

A Hollywood film professional has returned to her roots to help Coventry University create a series of short films to aid mental health awareness for students.

University news | Student news

2020

Coventry University to offer free accommodation to 10 care leavers
05
May

Coventry University to offer free accommodation to 10 care...

Coventry University will be offering free accommodation to a number of students who have experienced care.

Student news

2020

Santander bursary offered to help care leavers through Coronavirus outbreak
08
Apr

Santander bursary offered to help care leavers through...

Coventry University students with experience of being in care have been offered a bursary of £1,000 to help them make ends meet during the Coronavirus outbreak.

Student news

2020

CU Scarborough nurses ready to tackle Coronavirus
06
Apr

CU Scarborough nurses ready to tackle Coronavirus

Nursing students and staff at CU Scarborough will be joining frontline NHS staff at Scarborough Hospital to bolster numbers in the fight against COVID-19.

Student news

2020

Student paramedics join fight against COVID
31
Mar

Student paramedics join fight against COVID

Paramedic students from Coventry University have headed to the frontline to help ambulance staff tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.

Student news

2020

Coventry University answers call to help the NHS
25
Mar

Coventry University answers call to help the NHS

Coventry University and its students are answering the call to help the NHS in the fight against COVID-19.

University news | Student news

2020

Students raise over £2000 for worthy causes at annual business fair
10
Mar

Students raise over £2000 for worthy causes at annual...

Students at Coventry University have raised £2247 for a variety of charities through their annual Student Business Charity Spring Fair.

Student news

2020

Coventry University presents nearly 80 students with scholarships
04
Mar

Coventry University presents nearly 80 students with...

Scholarships worth £1,000 each have been awarded to support 79 Coventry University students from a variety of backgrounds.

Student news

2020

Coventry University filmmakers nominated for Royal Television Society Awards
27
Feb

Coventry University filmmakers nominated for Royal...

Filmmakers from Coventry University have been nominated for the Royal Television Society Midlands Student Awards.

Student news

2020

Journalism degree students gear up to cover the General Election across the country today
12
Dec

Journalism degree students gear up to cover the General...

Sixteen second and third-year BA (Hons) Journalism students will be reporting on counts for the BBC, Sky News, ITV, Capital Radio and Coventry Telegraph/Cov Live, after...

Student news

2019

Coventry Law School partnership makes national award shortlist
04
Dec

Coventry Law School partnership makes national award...

‘Partnerships in Clinical Legal Education’, a joint initiative between Coventry University, the Central England Law Centre, and Allen & Overy LLP, was...

University news | Student news

2019

Guy’s and St Thomas’ and Coventry University launch nursing associate degree
28
Nov

Guy’s and St Thomas’ and Coventry University launch nursing...

Guy’s and St Thomas’ has launched a nursing associate foundation degree in partnership with Coventry University.

University news | Student 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

Coventry University engineers bring child’s design to life
02
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
26
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

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

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...

University news | Student news

2019

Event showcases future of AR/VR technologies to creative businesses
24
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.

University news | Student 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