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University-run advice sessions to help family businesses think outside the box
07
Nov

University-run advice sessions to help family businesses...

A series of breakfast advice sessions designed to help family-run businesses grow and be sustainable over generations has been organised by Coventry University’s...

Business news

2011

University to host Urban Crisis Workshop on its London Campus
03
Nov

University to host Urban Crisis Workshop on its London...

A one-day workshop on Thursday 17th November will bring together world leaders in the field of emergency response to present and discuss new ways to manage urban-based...

Business news

2011

Students to benefit from £37k Ethical Hacking Lab
28
Oct

Students to benefit from £37k Ethical Hacking Lab

Students in Coventry are leading the way in the fight against cybercrime thanks to a brand new Ethical Hacking Lab in the Faculty of Engineering and Computing, which...

Student news

2011

Coventry design graduate excels in ‘Dragons’ Den’-style car awards
28
Oct

Coventry design graduate excels in ‘Dragons’ Den’-style car...

A recent graduate of Transport and Product Design from Coventry University has made it through to the final six of the prestigious Autocar-Courland Next Generation...

Alumni news

2011

Ellen Terry building revamp complete as builder recalls memories of the silver screen
21
Oct

Ellen Terry building revamp complete as builder recalls...

While Coventry students look forward to the official opening of £450,000 worth of new facilities at the School of Art and Design during the University’s open day...

Opinion

2011

UK’s first Asian cinema archive to be held at Coventry University
21
Oct

UK’s first Asian cinema archive to be held at Coventry...

A student society at Coventry University has secured its place as the home of a major film archive, the first of its kind in the UK. 

2011

Coventry students in Premier League for fundraising
19
Oct

Coventry students in Premier League for fundraising

Students and staff at Coventry University have helped to raise an impressive £1,648 for charity, following a visit from the Barclays Premier League Trophy to the campus...

Student news

2011

Coventry University College launched
17
Oct

Coventry University College launched

The first in a new generation of higher education institutions designed to meet the changing realities of modern lives is launched in Coventry today (Monday 17th...

University news

2011

Coventry graduate secures studio role with acclaimed photographer
12
Oct

Coventry graduate secures studio role with acclaimed...

Recent BA Photography graduate Aleksandra Zagozda has secured a studio assistant role with to acclaimed fashion photographer Chadwick Tyler in New York.

Alumni news

2011

MediaPRO offers students the chance to touch base remotely
11
Oct

MediaPRO offers students the chance to touch base remotely

Coventry University’s Department of Media has released an app enabling students to access course material from their iPhone or Android devices. 
 

University news | Student news

2011

Coventry University lecturer wins commission for broadcast documentary
05
Oct

Coventry University lecturer wins commission for broadcast...

Ken Fero, senior lecturer on the Media Production course has been commissioned to make a critical film about the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC). The...

Business news

2011

Photography graduate invited to exhibit in London by prestigious exhibition
03
Oct

Photography graduate invited to exhibit in London by...

Graduate photographer Ross Rawlings has been invited by the prestigious fine art photography group ‘Uncertain States’ to be a part of its next exhibition and newspaper.

University news

2011

Student assists world-renowned photographer Nadav Kander
26
Sep

Student assists world-renowned photographer Nadav Kander

Second-year photography student Daisy Ware-Jarret assisted one of the most highly-reputed lensmen, Nadav Kander, on a shoot last week.

Student news

2011

Coventry starts the search for 300 volunteer Ambassadors
26
Sep

Coventry starts the search for 300 volunteer Ambassadors

The search is on to find over 300 Coventry Ambassadors to help welcome visitors coming to Coventry for the London 2012 Olympic Games.

University news

2011

Jimmy leaves his farm behind to open Coventry’s new student building
23
Sep

Jimmy leaves his farm behind to open Coventry’s new student...

TV personality and former Coventry student, Jimmy Doherty, was back in the city recently to officially open a brand new building for students.

Student news

2011

New exhibition to showcase the best of contemporary art work at Coventry University
20
Sep

New exhibition to showcase the best of contemporary art...

A new exhibition of work by MA students from the Coventry School of Art and Design starts this week.

Research news

2011

Senior lecturer's Trans-Siberian Railway film is a hit with contemporary art gallery
14
Sep

Senior lecturer's Trans-Siberian Railway film is a hit with...

Senior Photography lecturer Elly Clarke has had her film documenting a journey on the Trans-Siberian Railways screened at the MK Gallery in Milton Keynes.

Research news

2011

Coventry University best practice highlighted in report on effective course evaluation
13
Sep

Coventry University best practice highlighted in report on...

A senior academic from Coventry University has contributed to a new research report into the issues facing HE institutions in gaining and implementing student feedback...

University news

2011

Coventry University adds futuristic twist to its posters
13
Sep

Coventry University adds futuristic twist to its posters

Coventry University has teamed up with augmented reality leaders Aurasma to add a futuristic twist to its latest media campaign.

University news | Business news

2011

Sports at the Games films
12
Sep

Sports at the Games films

A series of video guides to sports which will take place during London 2012 has been produced with local clubs and given a big screen debut.

University news

2011

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