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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

New EU-funded research and innovation project kicks off in Coventry
17
Feb

New EU-funded research and innovation project kicks off in...

Coventry University is hosting the official launch meeting for a European research and innovation project investigating the use of tracking cookies on websites and...

2020

Coventry University nominated for national apprenticeships award
17
Feb

Coventry University nominated for national apprenticeships...

Coventry University has been nominated for a prestigious award for its development of apprenticeships.

2020

Researchers helping romantics pick their flowers on Valentine’s Day
13
Feb

Researchers helping romantics pick their flowers on...

As the cut-flower industry is ramping up for Valentine’s Day, researchers at Coventry University are offering advice for ethical romantics and florists to make...

Research news

2020

Coventry University opens new secure city centre cycle hub
12
Feb

Coventry University opens new secure city centre cycle hub

A new secure cycle hub has been officially opened by the university and Councillor Patricia Hetherton, Cabinet Member for City Services and Councillor Jim O’Boyle.

University news

2020

Coventry University names Postgraduate Researcher of the Year at Research Hootenanny
11
Feb

Coventry University names Postgraduate Researcher of the...

The Doctoral College & Centre for Research Capability and Development hosted the 2020 Coventry University Research Hootenanny, where the winners of the Postgraduate...

Research news

2020

New head aims to lead C-ALPS to £20m research target for clean mobility
11
Feb

New head aims to lead C-ALPS to £20m research target for...

The new head of a £50m state-of-the-art Coventry University research facility is targeting key partners in the automotive sector to collaborate with on high impact...

2020

Coronavirus: Joint statement from Coventry University and the University of Warwick VCs
07
Feb

Coronavirus: Joint statement from Coventry University and...

Coventry University Vice-Chancellor, Prof. John Latham CBE, and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Warwick, Prof. Stuart Croft, have issued a joint statement on the...

2020

Coventry University signs lease agreement for its Polish campus
06
Feb

Coventry University signs lease agreement for its Polish...

Coventry University moved a step closer to becoming the first foreign university in Poland by signing a lease agreement with property developers Skanska, with support...

2020

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic Centre site
28
Jan

Coventry University unveils plans to transform former Civic...

Coventry University will be creating a landmark new building in the city centre as part of plans to redevelop the site of former council offices.

City of Culture 2021

2020

Coventry University announces new partnership for Moroccan campus
27
Jan

Coventry University announces new partnership for Moroccan...

Coventry University and Morocco’s Superior Institution of Science & Technology (SIST) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a...

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