Coventry University

Coventry University

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.

Top reasons to study here

  • Our students benefit from state-of-the-art equipment and facilities in all academic disciplines including health, design and engineering laboratories.
  • We have been chosen to host three national Centres of Excellence in Teaching and Learning .
  • Our students are able to access project and placement opportunities that enhance their employability on graduation.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (70)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (3)

Pre-Bachelor's programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Education & Training (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Humanities (1)
Medicine & Health (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)

About

History

Coventry University has a long tradition as a provider of education. Our roots go as far back as Coventry College of Design in 1843. It was in 1970 that Coventry College of Art amalgamated with Lanchester College of Technology and Rugby College of Engineering Technology.

Education

Your journey with us starts here. Deciding where and what to study at university is a big decision to make but it doesn't have to be scary or intimidating.

Research

We are a globally connected university with research collaborations from across the planet and multinational research staff and students.

We give as much priority to high quality research as we give to high quality teaching. Currently we have over 750 researchers (increasing to 2000 by 2021) working in our challenge led interdisciplinary research centres representing niches where Coventry University can be dominant.

Career

Coventry University is here not only to provide high quality education for students but to also ensure that your future career is also looked after. We aim to enhance your employability through our Talent Team, the unique Add+vantage employability programme and global opportunities.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2021. Universities with a score above 4.0 (out of 5) in any of the 8 award categories, receive Badges of Excellence. Congratulations!

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2022
601
2021
601
2020
601
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2022
601 -60
2021
541 -10
2020
531
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2021
-
2020
901
2019
-
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2022
-
2021
990 24
2020
1014
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

The Student Engagement Centre has a team of trained Customer Service Advisers (CSAs) who are here to support the students during their time at Coventry University. The CSAs are here to help and ensure that students have the best opportunities to succeed in their studies by giving them advice and guidance when needed.

Housing services

The University has a varied selection of accommodation options available for you to choose from, including University-owned halls of residence, studios, ensuite bedrooms and halls with shared bathrooms. 

Library services

The Lanchester library sits just off Gosford Street between the William Morris and Engineering and Computing buildings. It's five floors of all the resources and aid you could need to make the best of every assignment, seminar or lecture you need to take on.

ICT services

Facilities for students include:

  • Networked PCs throughout the site
  • A Microsoft Office 365 account with 50Gb Email inbox space and 1TB cloud storag 
  • 5 Free Copies of Microsoft Office 2016 
  • Printing, scanning, and photocopying services
  • Streaming Applications service 
  • Remote Desktop Services for virtual computing and software access. 
  • Software, induction loops  

Medical services

Our Health and wellbeing services comprise of Welfare, Disabilities, Counselling, Mental Health, Harassment and Hate, the Spirituality and Faith Centre and the Medical Centre.

Together we aim to ensure that whilst you are at Coventry University your Health and Wellbeing is well taken care of. 

Student Life

Campus life

On campus, TheHub is the centre of student life: it is the place to gather, grab a coffee with friends, have a meal, see a band in the SU, or just hang out. In short – it’s TheHub of campus life.

Sports facilities

There is also the University’s Sports Centre just across from TheHub, and the Westwood Heath Sports facilities with floodlit AstroTurf and grass pitches for football, hockey, rugby and cricket.

Student clubs

The Students' Union (CUSU) is the centre of student social and democratic life, with regular entertainment and social events. From world cinema screenings to themed club nights and live performances, CUSU organises a full calendar of events throughout the academic year.

CUSU is also the headquarters to the university's 80 or so clubs and societies and can provide free and confidential advice and support to students on a range of issues such as finance, housing and employment.

Student Reviews

Electrical engenering
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Everything is great in my experience

Experience Of a Student From Nepal at Coventry University
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Well, I did not physically attend this university. Instead, I joined an educational institute in Kathmandu, Nepal, that was providing a bachelor's degree from Coventry University. The overall experience from studying the course was quite good. There were regular assignments and assessments that were really helpful. Besides, this university and its course have helped me...

Experiences of an international at coventry university
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am yet to start studies at coventry university

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