Art Design and Fashion

It’s time to develop your talent. Students have travelled from around the world to be taught how to innovate and thrive in the world of art, design or fashion.

  • Harness your creativity in our studio spaces and expansive gallery within our brand-new Humanities and Arts building, set to open later in 2021.
  • We assign you with projects based on real-life scenarios and industry briefs so you are ready to shape the future landscape of the creative sector.
  • Unveil your work to hundreds of people at the Coventry University Showcase in your final year*.
  • Be industry-ready: Previous students have worked with the BBC, Ted Baker and Channel 4 on client projects.
  • Art, design and fashion students have gone on to work for Marvel Studios, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Aston Martin, GMP Design, New Look and ASOS.

Our Art, Design and Fashion facilities

fashion studios

Fashion studios

You will have access all kinds of industry-grade equipment* for a range of textiles: from laser cutting, digital embroidery, sonic wielding and screen printing, to manufacturing tools for accessories, embroidery and garments.

clay studio coventry

Clay studio

In our clay studio*, your ideas become realised by using technological software and clay. Here you can create whatever you imagine, whether that’s an animated character, a sleek car design or theatre props.

games technology lab

Games Technology laboratory

Our gaming lab is a technological paradise, equipped with high-end gaming PCs that have all of the industry-standard software necessary for your course*. It also houses virtual reality game development and motion capture technology.

More than a course

  • Facilities, shows or events mentioned on this page may not be relevant for every course. Please check individual course pages for specific details regarding what facilities, shows or events are available for each course.
  • Please note that any opportunities or experiences referred to on this page may be subject to additional costs (for example travel, visas and accommodation), competitive application, availability and meeting any applicable visa requirements.
  • Staff may be subject to change.
  • The majority of our courses are formally recognised by professional bodies. This means that the courses have been reviewed and tested to ensure they reach a set standard. In some instances, studying on an accredited course can give you additional benefits such as exemptions from professional exams.
  • Accreditations and memberships shall be renewed in accordance with the relevant bodies’ standard review process and subject to the university maintaining the same high standards of course delivery. If the accreditation of any of our courses change, we will notify applicants and students as soon as possible. Please check the relevant course web page for up-to-date information on the current status of individual course accreditations.
  • The university may deliver certain contact hours and assessments via emerging online technologies and methods across all courses. The form of delivery will be determined in accordance with government and public health guidance. Whether on campus or online, our key priority is staff and student safety.
  • Due to the ongoing restrictions relating to COVID-19, some facilities (including some teaching and learning spaces) and some non-academic offerings (particularly in relation to international experiences), may vary from those advertised and may have reduced availability or restrictions on their use.
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