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Coronavirus: Joint statement from Coventry University and the University of Warwick VCs
07
Feb

Coronavirus: Joint statement from Coventry University and...

Coventry University Vice-Chancellor, Prof. John Latham CBE, and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Warwick, Prof. Stuart Croft, have issued a joint statement on the...

2020

Coventry University signs lease agreement for its Polish campus
06
Feb

Coventry University signs lease agreement for its Polish...

Coventry University moved a step closer to becoming the first foreign university in Poland by signing a lease agreement with property developers Skanska, with support...

2020

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic Centre site
28
Jan

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic...

Coventry University will be creating a landmark new building in the city centre as part of plans to redevelop the site of former council offices.

University news

2020

Coventry University announces new partnership for Moroccan campus
27
Jan

Coventry University announces new partnership for Moroccan...

Coventry University and Morocco’s Superior Institution of Science & Technology (SIST) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a...

2020

Coventry University starts work on new state-of-the-art facilities and public gallery
24
Jan

Coventry University starts work on new state-of-the-art...

Coventry University is to begin work to demolish one of its arts buildings in a major development which will open up its city centre campus to the public.

University news

2020

Researchers are developing ways to recycle electronics using bacteria
22
Jan

Researchers are developing ways to recycle electronics...

Researchers from Coventry University are helping to shake up the electronic waste (e-waste) industry alongside N2S, the UK’s market leader in IT lifecycle...

Research news

2020

Coventry University part of tech trial aiming to develop wireless charging for taxis
21
Jan

Coventry University part of tech trial aiming to develop...

Coventry University’s National Transport Design Centre (NTDC) is part of a ground-breaking trial which could revolutionise how electric vehicles are charged.

Research news

2020

Coventry University wins €7 million EU research grant
17
Jan

Coventry University wins €7 million EU research grant

Coventry University’s Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience (CAWR) has been awarded €7 million in research funding to carry out an international...

2020

Coventry University and UHCW announce innovative partnership to improve patient care
16
Jan

Coventry University and UHCW announce innovative...

University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust (UHCW) and Coventry University have announced an innovative partnership to develop a Centre for Care Excellence...

2020

Coventry University pledges support for armed forces
14
Jan

Coventry University pledges support for armed forces

Coventry University has signed a commitment to honour the Armed Forces Covenant and support the armed forces community both as an employer and as an education provider.

2020

Children are developing vital physical skills later than expected according to new research
06
Jan

Children are developing vital physical skills later than...

Researchers from Coventry University have discovered that primary school children are failing to master the simple skills of running, throwing, catching and jumping by...

Research news

2020

British Heart Foundation awards grant to help unique POTS research
02
Jan

British Heart Foundation awards grant to help unique POTS...

Researchers from Coventry University and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust (UHCW NHS Trust) are working together to help people who suffer from a...

Research news

2020

Coventry University spreads its wings to raise money for Guide Dogs
23
Dec

Coventry University spreads its wings to raise money for...

Coventry University has opened up its flight simulators to staff and their family and friends to raise £400 for Guide Dogs for the Blind.

2019

Extra financial support for nursing and midwifery students in 2020
23
Dec

Extra financial support for nursing and midwifery students...

Degree-level nursing and midwifery students will be entitled to extra financial support of at least £5,000 a year from September 2020.

2019

Coventry University keeps top 400 ranking for Business and Economics
20
Dec

Coventry University keeps top 400 ranking for Business and...

Business and economics courses at Coventry University have been ranked in the top 400 in the world yet again.

University news

2019

Coventry University professor awarded highest honour in HR and people development
18
Dec

Coventry University professor awarded highest honour in HR...

A Coventry University professor has been awarded the highest level of recognition in the HR and people development profession.

2019

Coventry University’s Institute of Coding wins Innovation in Education Award
18
Dec

Coventry University’s Institute of Coding wins Innovation...

Coventry University’s Institute of Coding has been recognised at the West Midlands Tech Awards, which celebrates the best of the technology and digital industries...

University news

2019

New project promotes fitness football for over 60s
17
Dec

New project promotes fitness football for over 60s

Coventry University’s Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences has embarked on a new EU-funded research project looking at the benefits of recreational...

2019

Coventry University maintains positive ranking for health and life sciences
16
Dec

Coventry University maintains positive ranking for health...

Coventry University has maintained its positive performance in the health and Life sciences, according to the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University...

2019

CBiS hosts well-received electric vehicle workshop at Silverstone Park
13
Dec

CBiS hosts well-received electric vehicle workshop at...

Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society (CBiS) hosted a well-received workshop on the future of electric vehicles at Silverstone Park attended by 50...

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