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Plans for new Coventry University engineering and computing building approved by council
07
Mar

Plans for new Coventry University engineering and computing...

The building will feature a range of state-of-the-art facilities including a gaming and virtual reality studio, a specialist area for 3D printing and rapid prototyping,...

Business news / Alumni news

2018

07
Mar

Graffiti artist to create Delia portrait for International...

Graffiti art will help

Business news / Alumni news

2018

Coventry University apprentices first ever to complete new chartered manager degree apprenticeship
05
Mar

Coventry University apprentices first ever to complete new...

A group of Coventry University chartered manager degree apprentices have become the first ever to

University news / Student news / Alumni news

2018

Coventry first university to receive prestigious accreditation for PhD students’ training
22
Feb

Coventry first university to receive prestigious...

The university’s Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences (SELS) has been awarded Royal Society of Biology accreditation for its doctoral training.

University news / Alumni news

2018

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge open Coventry University’s Science and Health Building
16
Jan

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge open Coventry University’s...

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge officially opened Coventry University’s Science and Health

University news / Alumni news

2018

Eat a fried grasshopper at Coventry University event
05
Jan

Eat a fried grasshopper at Coventry University event

An academic is to give a talk on how edible insects could help solve the world food crisis - and

Research news / Alumni news

2018

Coventry graduate named African of the Year for work against terrorism
04
Jan

Coventry graduate named African of the Year for work...

A Coventry University graduate who dedicated his career to helping young people turn away from

Alumni news

2018

07
Dec

Coventry to become UK's next City of Culture in 2021

Coventry has been named the UK's next City of Culture – a title it will assume in 2021 and celebrate throughout the year.

University news / Alumni news / City of Culture 2021

2017

Coventry student brings friendship to children 3,000 miles apart
05
Dec

Coventry student brings friendship to children 3,000 miles...

More than 150 children have extended the hand of friendship 3,000 miles between the UK and Iraq in

Student news / Alumni news

2017

Coventry lecturer elected to Law Society as fight continues for access to justice
02
Aug

Coventry lecturer elected to Law Society as fight continues...

A Coventry University graduate and lecturer will continue his fight for access to justice and Legal

Alumni news

2017

Cricket star secures sporting dreams five years after giving up hope
17
Jul

Cricket star secures sporting dreams five years after...

A Coventry University sports scholar who gave up his dreams to focus on his studies has completed his degree and made the move to professional county cricket five years...

Alumni news

2017

Social Work graduate wins national essay prize
08
May

Social Work graduate wins national essay prize

Yvonne Rusere was inspired to write the essay after taking part in a placement on a youth offending team for her degree.

Alumni news

2017

10
May

Academic’s poetry on the platform brightens commuters...

A Coventry University academic has attempted to brighten commuters’ journeys through creating a collection of short poems, which are currently displayed regionally on...

University news / Alumni news

2016

01
Mar

Coventry alumnus shortlisted for prestigious artist award

A Coventry University graduate’s work featured this week at The Book Illustration Competition in London - a contest organised jointly between the House of Illustration...

Alumni news

2016

16
Feb

Award nomination for graduate's peace building project

A Coventry University alumnus has received a nomination for an internationally recognized award for his entrepreneurial activities in the field of peace and...

Alumni news

2016

Coventry Uni graduate part of NHS choir aiming for Christmas No 1
22
Dec

Coventry Uni graduate part of NHS choir aiming for...

An occupational therapy graduate from Coventry University is part of the NHS choir going head to head with Justin Bieber in a bid to claim Christmas No 1 honours.

University news / Alumni news

2015

Former design student scoops globally recognised award
09
Nov

Former design student scoops globally recognised award

A recent Coventry University graduate has collected a Silver Pentaward at a ceremony in the capital, earlier this month.

University news / Alumni news

2015

Coventry academic to receive top peace award in Washington
07
Sep

Coventry academic to receive top peace award in Washington

A senior academic in Coventry University's Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) is to be honoured with one of Nigeria's foremost peace awards at a...

University news / Alumni news

2015

Coventry students to make film about girl's 200ft Icelandic dive
20
Jul

Coventry students to make film about girl's 200ft Icelandic...

Media production students and graduates from Coventry University are to make a documentary about a 13 year-old girl's sensational scuba-dive down a 200ft fissure between...

University news / Student news / Alumni news

2015

Coventry design graduate wins illustrious automotive industry award
26
Nov

Coventry design graduate wins illustrious automotive...

A former transport design student from Coventry University has won a prestigious automotive industry award for innovation just a week after graduating from her course.

Alumni news

2014