Coventry University is a forward-looking, modern university with a proud tradition as a provider of high quality education and a focus on applied research. Students benefit from state-of-the-art equipment and facilities in all academic disciplines including health, design and engineering laboratories, and performing arts studios and computing centres.
Students with international experience obtain higher starting salaries, develop the global skills employers require and achieve better career progression. The dedicated Centre for Global Engagement (CGE) offers a range of programmes and funding to assist students in widening their international experience including language classes, studying or working abroad, international fieldtrips, global research, cultural workshops, Summer Schools, leadership development or work experience in the UK.
Why Coventry University
Employability: Coventry University focus on increasing the employability of students and have a range of industry-leading initiatives to help prepare you for graduate employment. The Talent Team can help you to find work experience, join international field trips or study towards industry qualifications. And, unlike many universities, if you choose to undertake an optional work placement or study abroad year, you won’t be charged a tuition fee.
Teaching: Coventry courses are dynamic, interactive and stimulating, designed to bring your subject to life.
Location: Coventry is a vibrant and diverse student city, located in the centre of the UK and only 1 hour from London by train. The single-site campus is located at the heart of Coventry, so everything you need is within a few minutes’ walk. The city’s rich history and heritage sees world famous sites like Coventry Cathedral and St Mary’s Guildhall sit alongside exciting newer developments like Coventry Transport Museum, Fargo Village and a host of shops, restaurants, entertainment and nightlife venues.
Student Experience: Awarded University of the Year for Student Experience 2019, the reputation of student experience at Coventry is based on a solid foundation of academic and welfare student support. There is a great Students’ Union too, with more than 55 sports clubs and 160 societies, so it is easy to spend time doing the things you enjoy.
Top 15 UK University for 5 Years Running (The Guardian University Guide, 2016-2020)
The University of Year for Student Experience (The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2019)
Awarded 5 stars or teaching, employability, facilities, internationalisation and inclusiveness (QS Stars Rating System, 2019)
Awarded Gold for outstanding Teaching and Learning (Teaching Excellence Framework)