Coventry University

    Coventry University
    World Rank: 601-650th by QS
    Established on: 1992

    Coventry Institution is a public research university in the English city of Coventry. Coventry University may trace its roots back to the Coventry School of Design, founded in 1843. From 1970 until 1987, it was known as Lanchester Polytechnic, and then as Coventry Polytechnic until 1992, when the Further and Higher Education Act granted it university status. Coventry University was the new name.

    Coventry University is the greater of the city's two institutions, the other being the University of Warwick. It is the UK's fastest-growing university, the sixth largest in the country, and the fourth largest outside of London.

    It has two main campuses: one in Coventry, where most of its activities are based, and one in Central London, where business and management courses are offered.

    Coventry University also oversees its other higher education schools, CU Coventry, CU Scarborough, and CU London, which all describe themselves as an "alternative to conventional higher education.

    " Its four faculties, comprised of schools and departments, provide around 300 undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Eleven research centers spread around the institution specialize in various topics ranging from agroecology and peace studies to the future of transportation. In 2017, the institution was awarded Gold in (TEF).

    Coventry is a mission group member of the University Alliance. Coventry University admits about 30,000 students throughout its UK campuses, most of whom are engaged in undergraduate programs.

    Furthermore, 15,500 students are enrolled internationally. Coventry University employs around 3,330 people. Coventry University has an admittance rate of about 31%. The Coventry University Students' Union sponsors an Indian Society to educate students and staff about Indian culture and heritage.

    The group arranges community-building activities and commemorates significant events in Indian history.

    Coventry University campuses offer accommodation and other facilities such as Lanchester Library, Student Hub, Food Court, Sports Centre, Health and Wellbeing Centre, etc. Not only do these facilities provide an ease of living, but they also help in community building and networking.

    Various other facilities, such as Mock Law Court, High-Performance Engineering Centre, etc., that aid the students in their academics.

    University Ranking

    Coventry University is one of the UK's finest public institutions. The QS World University Rankings for 2022 are placed 601-650.

    University highlights

    University Type


    Established Year


    No of Students


    Number of Courses


    Tuition Fees for International Students Yearly

    £15,300 to £20,500


    September, January, and May.

    Main intakes

    The main intakes are in September, January, and May.


    International Pathways Scholarships:

    Value GBP 3,000

    Undergraduate Territory Award September 202

    Value: GBP 1,500

    Postgraduate Territory Award September 2022: 

    Value GBP 1,500

    Application Process/ documents needed for admission

    Academic Documents (For Bachelor)

    • SLC Mark sheet
    • School Leaving Certificate
    • SLC Character Certificate
    • Transcript of 12th grade
    • Individual Mark sheet of 12th grade
    • Character Certificate of 12th grade
    • Provisional Certificate of 12th grade
    • Migration Certificate of 12th grade

    Academic Documents (For Masters)

    • Transcript of Bachelor's Degree and 12th grade
    • Individual Mark sheets of Bachelor's Degree and 12th grade
    • Character Certificate of Bachelor's Degree and 12th grade
    • Provisional Certificate of Bachelor’s Degree and 12th grade
    • Migration Certificate of Bachelor’s Degree and 12th grade

    IELTS/TOEFL/PTE scores


    Experience letter

    Statement of Purpose

    Application Fees

    Proof of Scholarships - If any

    Marriage Certificate (if applicable)

    College Recommendation (if a current student)

    Language Requirement


    Minimum Score requirement

    TOFEL Requirements


    IELTS Requirements

    An overall band score of 6.5 or better, with no component score under 5.5.




    Q. Can I work as a student in the UK?

    Yes, international students in the United Kingdom can work part-time (20 hours per week, seven days a week) throughout the academic year.

    Q. Do I have to meet language requirements?

    Yes, the applicant must satisfy the language criteria mentioned above in the language requirements section. 

    Q. Where is Coventry University located?

    Coventry University is situated in Norfolk, England, UK.

    Q. What should I do following the application submission?

    You may start planning for what you'll do if accepted as soon as you've submitted your application! Examining Norfolk, England, UK residences and housing alternatives, financial aid programs, and student services at this time is highly recommended.

    Q. Which are the other top Universities in the UK?

    Cambridge University, Imperial College London, and Oxford University are the top universities in the UK.

    Q. Do I have to pay any tuition expenses before applying for a visa? If so, how much do I have to pay?

    Before issuing a visa, most institutions need payment. The size of the deposit varies by school; for example, some colleges may want a 50% deposit of the first-year tuition cost, others one-third, and others GBP 1000/2000.

    Q. How much will it cost to live in the United Kingdom?

    The cost of living in the UK will vary depending on where you choose to study. These will cover necessities such as shelter, food, and transportation. You should also budget for adequate money to spend on the vibrant university and college social scene and any trip plans you may have.

    To qualify for a student visa, the UKVI estimates that you will require GBP 1020 per month if you reside in London and GBP 820 per month if you live elsewhere. This amount does not include course costs.


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