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Coventry University’s Edible Garden
02
May

Coventry University’s Edible Garden

It’s National Gardening Week and with this year’s theme being Edible Britain it might be time to consider paying a visit to Coventry University’s very...

2019

Independent league table rates Coventry University courses
30
Apr

Independent league table rates Coventry University courses

Coventry University’s courses have been rated on student satisfaction, research quality and graduate prospects in the Complete University Guide 2020, which is...

2019

Without chaplains, universities would be £4.5m ‘poorer’
30
Apr

Without chaplains, universities would be £4.5m ‘poorer’

A new report ‘Chaplains on Campus: Understanding Chaplaincy in UK Universities’ which examines the work that chaplains do, how that is resourced and the...

2019

People who’ve undergone conversion therapy are being asked to share their experiences for uni study
17
Apr

People who’ve undergone conversion therapy are being asked...

People who have been through efforts to change sexual orientation or gender identity are being asked to share their experiences as part of a study being carried out by...

2019

Coventry University awards Honorary Doctorates to a leading neuroscientist and a Dutch politician
10
Apr

Coventry University awards Honorary Doctorates to a leading...

Leading neuroscientist, Dr Ruth Mckernan CBE and Dutch politician, Dr Ad Melkert are the latest recipients of Honorary Doctorates from Coventry University. Dr Mckernan...

2019

Pint of Science returns to Coventry bringing scientists out of the lab and into your local
10
Apr

Pint of Science returns to Coventry bringing scientists out...

The public science festival, Pint of Science, is returning to Coventry this year with experts from the Universities of Warwick and Coventry talking about their research...

2019

Midlands universities look to future of European healthcare partnerships
09
Apr

Midlands universities look to future of European healthcare...

Midlands universities are looking to the future of healthcare partnerships and European teaching collaborations after Brexit during a major nursing and midwifery...

2019

Coventry University’s VC honoured by Stellenbosch University for his leadership skills
08
Apr

Coventry University’s VC honoured by Stellenbosch...

Coventry University’s Vice-Chancellor John Latham has been bestowed with an honorary doctorate from Stellenbosch University in recognition of his leadership skills.

2019

Coventry Midwife nominated for second award
29
Mar

Coventry Midwife nominated for second award

An award-winning Coventry University midwife has been nominated for another accolade, for her work to raise awareness of hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (hEDS) among...

2019

Sustainable drainage systems project may address surface water management issues for refugees worldwide.
25
Mar

Sustainable drainage systems project may address surface...

Coventry University’s project to manage stormwater and greywater in refugee camps has successfully completed a pilot in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Work is...

2019

Algeria breaks the wall of fear
22
Mar

Algeria breaks the wall of fear

Thousands of Algerians march to say 'No!' to a fifth presidential mandate for Bouteflika.

2019

Coventry University and FEV join forces to launch £50m centre for cleaner mobility
21
Mar

Coventry University and FEV join forces to launch £50m...

A £50m state-of-the-art facility for creating cleaner mobility opened in Coventry today giving a major boost to the UK automotive industry.

2019

AME receives £5m funding to boost the region’s high-tech manufacturing skills
20
Mar

AME receives £5m funding to boost the region’s high-tech...

An innovative collaboration between Coventry University and Unipart Manufacturing Group to equip engineering graduates with the experience and skills employers need in...

2019

Coventry Law School students to compete at the UK Supreme Court
20
Mar

Coventry Law School students to compete at the UK Supreme...

Students from Coventry Law School are going head-to-head at the UK Supreme Court today in a test of their advocacy skills, which – as part of a nationwide mooting...

2019

Four out of five Coventry employers finding it hard to recruit staff with the right skills and experience, survey reveals
13
Mar

Four out of five Coventry employers finding it hard to...

Four out of five employers who responded to a survey by researchers at Coventry University indicated that they have vacancies that they are struggling to fill – a...

2019

Belief in God or science does not help to alleviate acute stress, new study finds
08
Mar

Belief in God or science does not help to alleviate acute...

Relying on a strong belief system – in either religion or science – cannot help alleviate acute, in-the-moment stress, a new study has found.

2019

University research to help save Britain’s ash trees
07
Mar

University research to help save Britain’s ash trees

Coventry University researchers have teamed up with a community-owned land project in efforts to prevent ash trees being completely wiped out from the British...

2019

Coventry’s nursing apprenticeships up for two awards
05
Mar

Coventry’s nursing apprenticeships up for two awards

A Coventry University apprenticeship course which prepares trainee nursing associates in an important new role in health and social care, has been shortlisted for two...

2019

Coventry University and Applus+ IDIADA partner to research security of next generation autonomous vehicles
20
Feb

Coventry University and Applus+ IDIADA partner to research...

Coventry University and Barcelona-based automotive design and engineering specialist Applus+ IDIADA have joined forces to research ways to improve the safety and...

2019

Students encouraged to go further with first disabilities and care leavers bursary
18
Feb

Students encouraged to go further with first disabilities...

Coventry University is helping young people go further in their education with the first round of bursaries for students with disabilities or who grew up in care.

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