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Industrial collaborative deal provides exciting opportunity for Degree students
23
May

Industrial collaborative deal provides exciting opportunity...

Coventry University students studying on the Motorcycle BEng course, within the department of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, have been provided with an exciting...

University news

2011

Big jump for Coventry in league tables
19
May

Big jump for Coventry in league tables

Coventry University’s improvements in performance and reputation in recent years have been reflected in the 2012 Guardian League Table, which was released this morning...

Student news

2011

Commercial radio guru to visit the University
19
May

Commercial radio guru to visit the University

Ralph Bernard CBE, the current Chairman of Classic FM and the former Chief Executive of GCap Media will be visiting Coventry University on Wednesday 18 May.

University news

2011

Breakfast advice session for family-run businesses on growing family wealth
12
May

Breakfast advice session for family-run businesses on...

Coventry University is hosting a breakfast advice session on 26 May which is especially tailored towards family-run businesses to help them manage their real family...

Business news

2011

Jokes – it’s the way they tell ‘em
06
May

Jokes – it’s the way they tell ‘em

Jokes seem funnier when we think they come from a well known comedian.

Research news

2011

On course for completion for the new engineering and computing building
06
May

On course for completion for the new engineering and...

The new home for Coventry University’s Faculty of Engineering and Computing takes a significant leap forward next week with the completion of the main structure of the...

University news

2011

Lecture examines the challenge of involving children in the provision of their health care
05
May

Lecture examines the challenge of involving children in the...

A free lecture on Tuesday 10 May by Coventry University’s Jane Coad, Professor in Children and Family Nursing, will examine the challenges of involving children and...

University news

2011

Help debate the importance of education in Africa
02
May

Help debate the importance of education in Africa

A debate being held at Coventry University this week aims to highlight the important role education can play in helping Nigeria and the rest of Africa to develop.

Research news

2011

UN Commissioner-General to talk at Coventry University
28
Apr

UN Commissioner-General to talk at Coventry University

Filippo Grandi, the Commissioner-General of the United Nations’ Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestinian Refugees, will be giving a talk at Coventry University on...

Business news

2011

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.

Student news

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.

Student news

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...

Research news

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.

University news

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...

Student news | Business news

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.

Student news

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...

Business news

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.

University news

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...

Research news

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...

Research news

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...

University news

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