Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Welcome to the Equality and Diversity web pages for Coventry University. Here you will find information on what equality and diversity means, some of our key equality policies, and documents and statistical information on our student and staff profiles.

At Coventry we are proud of our diverse student and staff population.

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Disability Confident Employer

We are a Disability Confident Employer. This is a scheme that is designed to help recruit and retain disabled people and people with health conditions for their skills and talent.

Read more about the Disability Confident employer scheme.

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Athena Swan Bronze Award

We have Athena Swan accreditation, which is a higher education accreditation for demonstrating commitment and excellence in gender equality.

About the Equality Challenge Unit's Athena SWAN Charter.

Read more on the Athena Swan accreditation.

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Stonewall Diversity Champions

We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion which shows that the University is committed to having a positive attitude towards ensuring and promoting equality for LGBT staff and students.

Information about Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme.


All information on this site is available in other formats, including hard (printed) copy in standard or large print. We aim to make all information accessible, including to people using assistive technology.

Contact details

Mark Holton
Director of Group Organisation Development

Sarah Lewis
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Lorna Carson
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Office
Priory Street

Tel: +44 (0) 24 7665 7148

Email: equality.per@coventry.ac.uk