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Students unveil designs at annual built environment exhibition
27
Apr

Students unveil designs at annual built environment...

Building and civil engineering students at Coventry University will be showing off their imaginative designs as part of their end of year degree show project.

2011

Design student puts the feel good factor into PE kit for girls
21
Apr

Design student puts the feel good factor into PE kit for...

A final year Sports Product Design student from Coventry University has created a PE kit which aims to encourage young women to feel more comfortable with their bodies.

2011

Innovative E-learning programme launch for complex care for young people
14
Apr

Innovative E-learning programme launch for complex care for...

Last year, Coventry University’s Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, under the leadership of Professor Jane Coad, were successful in gaining over £1.3m from the...

2011

Coventry University Seeks New Governors
06
Apr

Coventry University Seeks New Governors

Coventry University is looking for new people to join its Board of Governors from September 2011 and welcomes anyone who may be interested.

2011

Student realises his amphibious ambition to open a specialist shop
04
Apr

Student realises his amphibious ambition to open a...

When Brian Cochrane just missed out winning a business premises in Coventry rent free for a year, it didn’t deter him from realising his ambition, instead, it just made...

2011

Composers needed for woodwind quintet competition
01
Apr

Composers needed for woodwind quintet competition

Musicians from Coventry University are looking for original instrumental works as part of a competition they are running within the composition department.

2011

Academics call for effective regulation of Private Equity Business Model
23
Dec

Academics call for effective regulation of Private Equity...

Last year’s Business, Innovation and Skills Report into the collapse of MG Rover laid bare the ways in which the Phoenix Consortium engaged in financial engineering and...

2010

National recognition for University sporting expert
14
Dec

National recognition for University sporting expert

A sports finance expert at Coventry University has won a prestigious sports writers award.

2010

New research finds that businesses are wary of flexible working changes
07
Dec

New research finds that businesses are wary of flexible...

Small businesses in the West Midlands are concerned about the impact of the government’s plans to extend the right to flexible working according to the findings of a...

2010

University students in running for top fashion award
02
Dec

University students in running for top fashion award

Seven out of the 10 finalists for a prestigious fashion award at this year’s Clothes Show Live event in Birmingham are students of Coventry University, making it the...

2010

International Rescue comes to Coventry University
02
Dec

International Rescue comes to Coventry University

A new way of training those working in disaster management is being forged by the partnership with Coventry University’s Serious Games Institute and Centre for Disaster...

2010

Sharing the knowledge – University to host key conference
01
Dec

Sharing the knowledge – University to host key conference

Coventry University is hosting the 2010 National Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Managers Conference this month.

2010

Europe’s first E-Music graduates take on the world
23
Nov

Europe’s first E-Music graduates take on the world

E-music graduates will be making history this week at the annual graduation awards at Coventry University.

2010

Coventry Conversation this week - David Yelland
22
Nov

Coventry Conversation this week - David Yelland

Co-produced with the BBC College of Journalism, this free, one day conference brings together a line-up of distinguished guests from the world of media who will be...

2010

Conference to focus on dangerous practice of female genital mutilation (FGM)
08
Nov

Conference to focus on dangerous practice of female genital...

The disturbing and emotive issue of female genital mutilation (FGM) is the subject of a one day conference being held at Coventry University on Wednesday 10 November.

2010

University awarded £1 million for Young People's Palliative Care projects
05
Nov

University awarded £1 million for Young People's Palliative...

Coventry University’s Faculty of Health and Life Sciences has been awarded over £1million for projects to benefit the lives of babies, children and young people with...

2010

Research team looking for young volunteers for sexual health survey
03
Nov

Research team looking for young volunteers for sexual...

A research team at Coventry University is looking for teenage volunteers to take part in a survey which will give sexual health care professionals a clearer...

2010

Getting a top sponsorship guru to talk to students, priceless!
02
Nov

Getting a top sponsorship guru to talk to students,...

The man responsible for Mastercard’s sport sponsorship strategy is coming to Coventry University on 8 November to talk to post graduate students as part of the business...

2010

Public Survey of the Mandatory Life Sentence for Murder
29
Oct

Public Survey of the Mandatory Life Sentence for Murder

New research suggests that public support for the mandatory sentence of life imprisonment for murder is much more limited than has traditionally been assumed.

2010

New book gives practical support to using Second Life
29
Oct

New book gives practical support to using Second Life

‘A practical guide to using Second Life* in Higher Education’ is a new publication from Coventry University which will prove to be a useful learning resource for...

2010

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