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International research project shows what can be done about the COVID-19 mental health crisis
24
Jul

International research project shows what can be done about...

Social isolation and feelings of loss of control under lockdown are leading to alarmingly elevated levels of depression and anxiety across the globe, new research led by...

2020

Coventry University awarded highest rating in the QS Stars Online Learning assessment
21
Jul

Coventry University awarded highest rating in the QS Stars...

Coventry University has achieved the highest possible rating of 5 stars in the QS Stars Online Learning assessment - the only UK university currently to hold a rating in...

2020

University-backed FabLab celebrates anniversary after helping more people than ever despite COVID-19
21
Jul

University-backed FabLab celebrates anniversary after...

A Coventry University-backed centre which supports local people and businesses to learn new skills, has celebrated its fourth anniversary by revealing it has helped more...

Research news

2020

Coventry University to train next generation of Civil Service leaders
17
Jul

Coventry University to train next generation of Civil...

Coventry University will train the next generation of world-class leaders for the Civil Service and create a robust and diverse pipeline for senior and critical roles...

2020

Coventry University to deliver new online degree to encourage more people into nursing
13
Jul

Coventry University to deliver new online degree to...

Coventry University has been chosen by Health Education England (HEE) to introduce a new nursing degree designed to allow more people to join the profession.

2020

Coventry University set to be UK base of European sustainable food and farming project
10
Jul

Coventry University set to be UK base of European...

Coventry University’s Ryton research site is set to become the UK base of a major European sustainable food and farming project.

Research news

2020

Coventry University launches new research study that will help address the futures of creative freelancers
08
Jul

Coventry University launches new research study that will...

Creative freelancers in Coventry are being urged to join a Coventry University study aiming to help the freelance community shape its future beyond the economic crisis...

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2020

Coventry University in new strategic esports management partnership
03
Jul

Coventry University in new strategic esports management...

Coventry University has announced a strategic partnership with the Asian Electronic Sports Federation to enhance the institution’s expertise in a growing area of...

2020

Fatigue and structural integrity to be the focus of new Innovation Centre
03
Jul

Fatigue and structural integrity to be the focus of new...

Coventry University and TWI Ltd are set to build on their long-standing relationship with the inception of the Fatigue and Structural Integrity Innovation Centre, a new...

2020

Coventry University expert helps devise rapid test to assess thousands of PPE masks
03
Jul

Coventry University expert helps devise rapid test to...

A Coventry University researcher was part of a team that devised a rapid test to assess the usefulness of a huge stockpile of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) masks...

2020

Coventry University home of UK’s first ‘Standalone’ 5G network thanks to Vodafone partnership
03
Jul

Coventry University home of UK’s first ‘Standalone’ 5G...

Coventry University is the home of the UK’s first ‘Standalone’ 5G network thanks to a partnership with operator Vodafone.

University news | Student news | Business news

2020

Local artists receive grants for City of Culture 2021 projects
01
Jul

Local artists receive grants for City of Culture 2021...

Coventry University and the University of Warwick have selected 18 local artists to receive a grant that will allow them to continue their work during the COVID-19...

City of Culture 2021

2020

Hollywood ace returns to her roots to help Coventry University make mental health films
26
Jun

Hollywood ace returns to her roots to help Coventry...

A Hollywood film professional has returned to her roots to help Coventry University create a series of short films to aid mental health awareness for students.

University news | Student news

2020

Coventry University in Poland to offer Aviation Management degree
25
Jun

Coventry University in Poland to offer Aviation Management...

Coventry University has added an undergraduate programme in Aviation Management to the course offer at its new campus in Wrocław, Poland.

2020

New Insights into Coventry’s Impactful Research with Launch of Innovate Magazine
19
Jun

New Insights into Coventry’s Impactful Research with Launch...

The latest issue of Coventry University’s Innovate Magazine honours National Refugee Week by highlighting the research work of the MiFriendly Cities Programme.

University news | Research news

2020

Coventry University international appeal highlighted in QS World University Ranking table
15
Jun

Coventry University international appeal highlighted in QS...

The QS rankings rates universities based on measures such as academic reputation – including teaching and research quality – their global outlook, and how...

University news

2020

Coventry University researcher urges gardeners to join Plant Alert project
15
Jun

Coventry University researcher urges gardeners to join...

Coventry University has teamed up with the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland on a project calling on gardeners to help stop invasive plants from escaping their...

Research news

2020

Coventry University degrees move up in latest university league table
12
Jun

Coventry University degrees move up in latest university...

Coventry University has once again performed strongly in the Complete University Guide League Tables 2021 released this week, achieving top 10 ranking in four subject...

2020

Coventry University spin-out receives £50,000 to test COVID-19 drugs
11
Jun

Coventry University spin-out receives £50,000 to test...

A Coventry University spin-out company has been selected to test the safety of new drugs being developed to combat COVID-19.

Research news

2020

Coventry University researcher expects spike in victims of sexual violence seeking help once lockdown eases
10
Jun

Coventry University researcher expects spike in victims of...

A senior researcher at Coventry University believes there will be a spike in the number of victims of sexual violence seeking help once lockdown measures ease.

Research news

2020