Coventry University regains top new university spot and climbs seven places in national league tables

Tuesday 25 April 2017

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Coventry University has reclaimed its title of Top New University in the Complete University Guide 2018 league tables, published today.

As well as becoming the UK’s highest ranking new university, Coventry has climbed seven places to 43.

It also made the top ten across five subject areas in the comparative tables, which rank 129 universities by measuring student satisfaction, research quality and graduate prospects.

John Latham, Vice-Chancellor of Coventry University, said:

No. #1

Coventry University is the UK's top new university.

Complete University Guide 2018




Student experience is of the highest importance for us, with employability modules and international experiences built-in to our courses.

This is a truly excellent result both locally and nationally and I am pleased the efforts of staff to provide excellent teaching, along with the ongoing improvements at the University are continuing to be recognised.


Subjects we are now ranked top 10 for include:


Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons)


Hospitality and Tourism

International Hospitality & Tourism Management BA
Strategic Tourism and Hospitality Management BA
Coventry | London | Scarborough


Food Science

Dietetics BSc (Hons)
Food and Nutrition BSc (Hons)
Nutrition and Health BSc (Hons)


Sports Science

Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons)



Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

For further press information, please contact Hannah Smith, press officer at Coventry University, on 024 77658352 or email 

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