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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

Coventry University assesses risks posed by extremist groups
17
Jun

Coventry University assesses risks posed by extremist groups

Identifying and assessing risks posed to the UK by extremist and far-right groups is the subject of a new Coventry University research project, which has been awarded...

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 courses score highly in Guardian University Guide 2020
07
Jun

Coventry University courses score highly in Guardian...

Coventry University has retained its place in the top 15 ranked universities in the UK and seen more of its courses highly rated in The Guardian University Guide 2020...

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

Coventry University named in the first West Midlands Industrial Strategy
22
May

Coventry University named in the first West Midlands...

Coventry University has been named in the first West Midlands Industrial Strategy, launched last week by Business Secretary, Greg Clark and West Midlands Mayor, Andy...

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

Workplace mental health pilot awarded £6.8m in funding
16
May

Workplace mental health pilot awarded £6.8m in funding

Coventry University is delighted to be partnering with the University of Warwick and West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) in a major, new, mental health pilot.

2019

Coventry University spin-out Company wins contract with UK Ministry of Defence
15
May

Coventry University spin-out Company wins contract with UK...

Coventry University’s cyber-security spin-out CyberOwl has won a prestigious contract with the UK’s Defence and Security Accelerator.

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 Lecturer named as finalist in the European Inventor Awards 2019
07
May

Coventry University Lecturer named as finalist in the...

A lecturer at Coventry University has been named as one of 15 inventors from around the world to be nominated as a finalist for this year’s Popular Prize at the...

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