News

Our press office can provide journalists with content on Coventry University in a variety of formats, from video clips to press releases. Get in touch with us on press.mea@coventry.ac.uk or call 07974984078 or 07557425047. Alternatively tweet us @CoventryUniNews.

Coronavirus update

Following significant new measures announced by the Prime Minister on Monday 23 March, we have now closed our Coventry campus.

Our response to COVID-19

1317 news stories found

Use the filters below to refine your search...

Coventry University’s IoC supports continued learning during COVID19
07
Apr

Coventry University’s IoC supports continued learning...

Coventry University’s Institute of Coding (IoC) will be releasing a series of free, family friendly webinars from 14 April 2020, delivering essential digital...

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

Coventry University donates protective equipment to frontline staff
02
Apr

Coventry University donates protective equipment to...

Coventry University has donated crucial personal protective equipment in a bid to help frontline workers halt the spread the COVID-19 pandemic.

University news

2020

Coventry University offers flagship building for NHS training activities
01
Apr

Coventry University offers flagship building for NHS...

Coventry University has reopened its Alison Gingell building to help the NHS to train staff to take up clinical roles in the fight against Covid-19 in Warwickshire.

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-led research to benefit Kenyan small-scale livestock farmers
30
Mar

Coventry University-led research to benefit Kenyan...

Farming families in rural Kenya could benefit from new research led by Coventry University which aims to show how to improve grazing and livestock performance.

Research 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

Designing the car charging points of the future
17
Mar

Designing the car charging points of the future

Coventry University is helping school pupils from across the UK design a new generation of electric charging stations through an exciting competition. The winners of the...

Research news

2020

Coventry University suspends face-to-face teaching
16
Mar

Coventry University suspends face-to-face teaching

Throughout the coronavirus outbreak we have prioritised the health and safety of our staff, students and the communities in which we are located.

University 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 nominated for 2020 Student Nursing Times Awards
10
Mar

Coventry University nominated for 2020 Student Nursing...

Coventry University has been selected as a finalist in the Nursing Associate Training Programme Provider of the Year category for the 2020 Student Nursing Times Awards.

2020

Chief Nurse takes on permanent leadership role at Coventry University
10
Mar

Chief Nurse takes on permanent leadership role at Coventry...

Professor Lisa Bayliss-Pratt, Chief Nurse at Health Education England (HEE), is to take a permanent role at Coventry University as Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Health and...

University news

2020

Coventry University achieves top 250 ranking for Business and Management Studies
05
Mar

Coventry University achieves top 250 ranking for Business...

The 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject put Coventry University in the 201 to 250 bracket for this subject, improving on last year’s rank of between 301...

University 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

New research reveals high levels of air pollution which could harm health of drive thru staff and customers
02
Mar

New research reveals high levels of air pollution which...

Drive thru employees and users could be breathing in harmful levels of polluted air, new research by Coventry University has found.

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

Coventry University helps host BBC Antiques Roadshow
25
Feb

Coventry University helps host BBC Antiques Roadshow

Fiona Bruce and the BBC Antiques Roadshow team will be coming to Coventry University’s main campus when they film at University Square and Coventry Cathedral on...

2020

The Prince of Wales presents Coventry University partnership with highest honour in UK higher education
21
Feb

The Prince of Wales presents Coventry University...

Coventry University’s Institute of Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (AME) has been presented with a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize at Buckingham...

University news

2020

European research project on next-generation of lithium-ion batteries kicks off
19
Feb

European research project on next-generation of lithium-ion...

Coventry University’s Centre for Advanced Low Carbon Propulsion Systems (C-ALPS) is participating in a European battery research project that aims to develop the...

Research news

2020

A new teacher training programme is launching to tackle teacher shortages across England
17
Feb

A new teacher training programme is launching to tackle...

A new teacher training programme is being launched to try to tackle the growing issue of teacher shortages.

University news

2020

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