About Coventry University

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    Coventry is located at the heart of England, located near Shakespeare’s Stratford –Upon Avon, historic Warwick castle. Coventry has been voted amongst the world’s top 50 cities for students ahead of Prague, Brussels and Osaka.

    Quick facts

    Coventry University
    Former names Coventry Polytechnic (1987–1992) Lanchester Polytechnic (1970–1987)
    Students 29,430 (2015/16)
    Undergraduates 23,465 (2015/16)
    Postgraduates 5,960 (2015/16)
    Location Coventry, England

    Our forward thinking approach, modern facilities and practical learning have resulted in Coventry University winning an accolade of awards.
    We ranked 15th in the UK by the Guardian University guide2017 and were awarded the title Of Modern University of the Year by the Times Good University Guide in 2014, 2015 and 2016. We are in the top 4 for student experience and teaching in the UK.