Thinking about studying in the UK? Coventry University could be the perfect place for you
Coventry University is ranked in the top 30 in the world for its ratio of international students and is placed in the top 100 universities in the world for ‘international outlook’.*
According to the IDP Connect, Coventry University was the top university for Nigerian students in 2019/20, with over 750 students choosing Coventry, further enriching a student community comprising students from over 130 countries.
Why choose Coventry University?
Situated in the heart of England, Coventry University’s main campus sits right in the centre of 2021’s City of Culture and has benefitted from half a billion pounds worth of investment.
Coventry University is affordable for Nigerian students. The lecturer’s teaching style is amazing. He has a storytelling approach in a number based course. The teacher points us to a lot of resources that is awesome.” said Chukwudumebi Alex (quoted 2021), Data Science MSc student from Nigeria.
The brand-new arts and humanities faculty building opens its doors in 2023 and represents the ongoing evolution of and investment in facilities across campus, that is dedicated to securing the best possible outcomes for students.
Alternatively, you might want to consider Coventry University London: located in the City of London itself, Coventry University London is one of the largest providers of business-related degree courses in Europe.
With a choice of three intakes each year, January, May and September, you’re sure to find a course to suit you.
Coventry University Online
Coventry University’s ambition is to create flexible learning pathways, making high-quality education accessible to all.
Alongside the full-time on-campus offering, there are part-time, online-only and blended study options for many courses. Additionally, Coventry University Online offers May, June and September start dates, with no fixed timetables and a wide variety of under and postgraduate courses to choose from.
The ability to be flexible and agile with your learning means you can study for a Coventry University degree whilst balancing other responsibilities, such as work and care of dependents.
In fact, Coventry University has been ranked as the world’s best provider of online courses.
Coventry University is rated as the 1st in World for Massive Online Open Courses (MoocLab’s World University Rankings by MOOC Performance 2021), beating world-renowned institutions including the likes of Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, to the top spot.
Whatever course you chose to study, at whatever level, Coventry University aims to ensure that you have access to the very best opportunities and facilities throughout your student journey, giving you the skills and education you need to succeed in the world of work.
Here are just a few:
- Coventry Business School features a Trading Floor, Business Simulation Suite and DigiComms Lab.
- The Engineering, Environment and Computing faculty includes flight simulation systems, a modified, vertical take-off Harrier Jet, a 1/5th scale wind tunnel designed by the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One team and a suite of CNC machining cells.
- The Law School offers a Moot Room, a mock courtroom for students to practice their legal skills in a real-world environment. The school also aims to provide students with the chance to volunteer in clinics, offering legal advice and guidance to members of the public, alongside qualified legal practitioners.
- A high-performance gaming lab, specialist PC labs and a Virtual Reality gaming recording studio.
- Fashion and photography studios, metal, ceramics and clay modelling equipment, Artificial Intelligence and immersive multimedia facilities.
And when it comes to studying and research, The Lanchester Library offers a range of study environments across five floors. You’ll find 1,400 individual study spaces and more than 500 computer workstations, with a wealth of print and digital resources at your fingertips.
Student support, every step of the way
From the moment you enrol as a student with Coventry University, there is a wide network of people and facilities to help you make the most of your time studying in the UK:
Success Coaches help you get the most out of your course and opportunities to socialise and make friends.
Success Coaches help you enjoy and get the most out of your study experience with Coventry University.
Academic Tutors with expert guidance on your course to ensure you stay ontrack for success.
Talent Team who will help shape your unique professional profile, offer free psychometric tests, interview tips and tricks and CV reviews, alongside hosting employability networking fairs.
Not to mention the 45+ sports clubs and 75+ student societies to help you expand your professional network, embrace Coventry’s culture and diversity, and make friends for life.
How do I get to study at Coventry University?
International students will benefit from a dedicated team that makes the application process quick and easy. They’re on hand to guide you through exactly what you need to provide, in order to process your application.
Each online course page offers the most up-to-date entry requirements and there are a number of ways you can apply, including:
- Direct to Coventry University
- Via an agent or representative
- Through UCAS
What do I do if my grades don’t meet the entry requirements?
For those students who don’t initially meet the entry requirements for a degree, the International Pathways Programme (IPP) acts as a bridge, in preparing you for progression towards degree-level study. We are here to support you in achieving the academic and/or English grades you need, and help you gain the personal and professional skills required to study at university. There are three study routes available including International Foundation Year, International Year One and International Pre-Master’s. The IPP offers a number of benefits:
- £3,000 scholarship available for IPP applications.
- 16 IPP study routes mapped to 140+ progression degrees.
- Single application integrated visa offers for IPP and progression degree – saving you time and money.
- Multiple start dates.
- Multiple English IELTS entry options for each route to best suit students’ ability of English.
- No end of year exams with modules studied one at a time.
- Small learning cohorts mean more tailored support to individual students from academics, to ensure academic understanding..
Ready to find your future?
If you’re ready to explore your UK study options with Coventry University, you could:
Contact the university if you’d like to know more about the application process or have any questions about studying in the UK.
Explore Coventry University through the Virtual Experience, look around the facilities, the accommodation and even the city itself!
Research the courses online for September 2022 and January 2023.
*Coventry University official statistics
Top 30 in World for international students (ratio)
Top 100 in World for ‘international outlook’ (THE World University Rankings 2022)
5 QS Stars for Innovation (QS Stars University Ratings)
5 QS Stars for Inclusiveness (QS Stars University Ratings)
5 QS Stars for Employability (QS Stars University Ratings)
5 QS Stars for Facilities (QS Stars University Ratings)