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Discussing Growth Strategies at the West Midlands Economics Forum
22
Aug

Discussing Growth Strategies at the West Midlands Economics...

Dr David Jarvis delivered a keynote presentation at the West Midlands Economic Forum (WMEF) held at Coventry University on 20th June.

2014

 CBiS hosts first network event on comparative Policy approaches in the Regional Development of the Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) Sector
21
Aug

CBiS hosts first network event on comparative Policy...

Led by Dr Jason Begley (SURGE) this Regional Studies Association funded research network is tasked with comparing and contrasting the development of the Low Carbon...

2014

Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons to to map and analyse data on bank lending
20
Aug

Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons to to map and analyse...

Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons have won a contract with Big Society Capital, Citi Bank, Community Investment Coalition and Unity Trust Bank to map and analyse the...

2014

Employment, pay and poverty report reviews national policy
18
Aug

Employment, pay and poverty report reviews national policy

Dr Paul Sissons, with colleagues from The Work Foundation and the Policy Studies Institute, has launched a report examining the links between employment, pay and poverty.

2014

Students vote Coventry University into UK's top ten
11
Aug

Students vote Coventry University into UK's top ten

Satisfied students have given Coventry University a further boost in the national rankings by voting the institution into the UK's top 10 in the National Student Survey...

University news / Student news

2014

Conference at the Arab American University in Jenin (AAUJ), Palestine
04
Aug

Conference at the Arab American University in Jenin (AAUJ),...

Three members of staff and one postgraduate student from the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) presented papers at the first international conference...

2014

Dr Carmela Bosangit receives travel bursary awards
04
Aug

Dr Carmela Bosangit receives travel bursary awards

Dr. Carmela Bosangit has recently received two travel bursaries as a result of her work as network administrator for the Regional Studies Association Network on...

2014

BES funded Jewellery Study makes impact in the industry
01
Aug

BES funded Jewellery Study makes impact in the industry

Prof. Marylyn Carrigan presented the key findings of her study into responsible business practices in SMEs, using the Birmingham Jewellery Quarter as an example.

2014

Building an Urban Serving University: a social relations programme for Coventry
25
Jul

Building an Urban Serving University: a social relations...

Urban universities are a huge asset for their home cities. They are catalysts for social mobility, investors in infrastructure and providers of extensive employment...

2014

Coventry scientist's heart breakthrough could save lives
21
Jul

Coventry scientist's heart breakthrough could save lives

A Coventry University scientist has developed a pioneering new way – using real human heart tissue – to test the effect of drugs on the heart without using human or...

Research news

2014

Working Together to Build Cooperative Food Systems
16
Jul

Working Together to Build Cooperative Food Systems

A special issue of the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD), on Cooperatives and Alternative Food Systems Initiatives, has just been...

2014

New City Deal provides boost for local business innovation
11
Jul

New City Deal provides boost for local business innovation

Businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire are set to benefit from a new support service offering advice, training and funding.

Business news

2014

Topping out takes place at the UK's first 'Faculty on the Factory Floor'
09
Jul

Topping out takes place at the UK's first 'Faculty on the...

The new £32m+ Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (AME) took another major step forward this week, when the final part of the roof was put into place at...

University news

2014

Cov Uni signs up to deliver Autodesk Certified User (ACU) exams
07
Jul

Cov Uni signs up to deliver Autodesk Certified User (ACU)...

Coventry University’s Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Building has signed up to deliver the official Autodesk Certified User (ACU) exams.

University news

2014

03
Jul

Ambush marketing peaks during World Cup

Official sponsors of this year’s FIFA World Cup should expect more intense incidents of ambush marketing during the competition, according to experts from the Centre for...

Business news

2014

Coventry University invites artists to apply for residency scheme
01
Jul

Coventry University invites artists to apply for residency...

Coventry University’s School of Art and Design is offering practising artists free access to its studio spaces and facilities as part of a national residency programme.

University news

2014

Uni links up with acclaimed theatre company Frantic Assembly to offer new master's degree
30
Jun

Uni links up with acclaimed theatre company Frantic...

Aspiring theatre, dance and music practitioners are set to have a unique opportunity to hone their skills from early next year as Coventry University gets ready to...

University news

2014

Coventry University student books second top spot in national design award
26
Jun

Coventry University student books second top spot in...

A Coventry University student has taken the runner up slot in a prestigious design competition.

Student news

2014