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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

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

Natasha Devon MBE gives keynote speech at Coventry University’s Chancellor’s dinner
12
Dec

Natasha Devon MBE gives keynote speech at Coventry...

Writer and mental health campaigner Natasha Devon MBE was the keynote speaker at Coventry University’s annual Chancellor’s Dinner at Coventry Cathedral.

University news

2019

Expanding Coventry University’s global footprint
11
Dec

Expanding Coventry University’s global footprint

For Professor Mohamed Loutfi, helping universities to operate as responsible and responsive global citizens is a passion that defines his career in higher education.

2019

Coventry University professor honoured with Fellowship
05
Dec

Coventry University professor honoured with Fellowship

Coventry University’s Professor Gideon Maas has been awarded a Fellowship from the Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE).

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

“Inspirational” student awarded for volunteer police role
03
Dec

“Inspirational” student awarded for volunteer police role

An inspirational Coventry University student has been commended for her passion for policing in the city – after volunteering around 1,500 hours as a Special...

2019

Coventry University ranks fourth in first ever MOOC World University Rankings
03
Dec

Coventry University ranks fourth in first ever MOOC World...


Coventry University has been ranked fourth in the world in the first ever global university rankings for online courses.

University news

2019

Coventry University research highly commended at Green Gown Awards 2019
29
Nov

Coventry University research highly commended at Green Gown...

Research by Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society has been recognised at the 15th annual Green Gown Awards.

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 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