Coventry University

Overview

Quality teaching, employable graduates, strong links with industry and an innovative and dynamic approach to learning are just a few highlights of studying with Coventry University. Over 20,000 students, including 8,000 international students from more than 130 countries study here. University's curriculum is reinforced with modules specifically tailored to provide all students with essential employability skills.

Ranked 15th in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2017, voted 'University of the Year 2015' at the Times Higher Education Awards and Modern University of the Year for the 3rd year running by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

Why study at Coventry University?

  • Student satisfaction. The University is proud of its student satisfaction as it is ranked No.1 for student satisfaction by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016.
  • Preparing you for a successful career. №1 UK university for European placements. The University focuses on the employability of our students and the majority of our courses offer the opportunity for work experience.
  • Become a global graduate. №1 UK university for working with business. Its International Experiences and Mobility Service offers you the opportunity to study or work abroad. You can gain experience, skills and attributes to become globally employable.
  • Develop your entrepreneurial skills. Crowned Entrepreneurial University of the Year. The University is a leader in enterprise; it has an award winning Technology Park which focuses on the development of innovation-led businesses.

Rankings

  • Ranked No. 15 UK University (Guardian University Guide 2017)
  • University of the year 2015 by the Times Higher Education 2015
  • Ranked No.1 UK University* for Academic Support (NSS 2014)
  • No.1 for student satisfaction (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016)
  • 95% of Coventry University graduates are employed or in further study (DHLE 2013/14)

Coventry occupies a purpose-built 33-acre territory in Coventry City Centre adjacent to Coventry Cathedral and the Herbert Museum. The centre piece of the campus is The Hub, an award-winning building which opened in August 2011. The Hub is the home of the Coventry University Students’ Union, other student support services. Coventry's £20 million library opened in 2000 and is on the outskirts of the campus. The library has a distinctive turreted exterior and has won awards for its interior design which features a light distribution system to make the most of natural light throughout the building. To the south of the main campus is the Coventry University Technology Park, a business park.

Progression to Coventry University

ONCAMPUS programmes can offer progression to a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at Coventry

University, on successful completion of the Foundation or Year One programme.

The programmes support international students to develop the academic, personal and professional skills needed to be successful at university:

  • Year established
    1970
  • Location
    West Midlands, South East England
  • Registered students
    20000

Academic specialism

These are four faculties at Coventry University: the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing, the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, and the Faculty of Business and Law comprising of the Coventry Business School and Coventry Law School.

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Coventry University
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Location

Coventry is only one hour’s train journey away from London, less than 20 minutes from Birmingham and 45 minutes from Oxford. You will find everything you would expect from a vibrant ultra-modern city and, because of the university’s city centre location, everything is within walking distance.