Our Universities are world renowned and are home to more than 50,000 students. They provide a continuous stream of graduates and postgraduates across design, advanced manufacturing and engineering and business. Over 1,000 engineering and design students graduate in Coventry every year

The universities are key partners in globally-recognised research institutes including MIRA, The Manufacturing Technology Centre, the Institute for AME and the Warwick Manufacturing Group (incorporating the International Digital Laboratory, International Automotive Research Centre and the forthcoming National Automotive Innovation Centre).  

The graduates and researchers across these collaborations benefit from the direct partnership between business and education, ensuring they understand what will be expected of them as they take their skills into the local, national and international workforce.

Our courses are industry relevant and our graduates are industry ready

Donna Kendall, Pro Vice Chancellor Coventry University

Coventry University

Coventry University has been named Modern University of the Year for two years running, and is globally recognised for its focus on applied research and close links to the automotive industry, making a substantial contribution to some of today’s most challenging issues

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University of Warwick

Warwick is one of the UK's leading universities, with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching, for innovation, and for links with business and industry. With almost 25,000 students across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes it is ranked in the top 20 in the world for employer reputation

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Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering

A partnership between Coventry University and Unipart Manufacturing Group, the IAME styles itself as the UK's first faculty on the factory floor.  Its goal is to produce industry ready graduates experienced in best practice manufacturing methodology trained by the most talented engineering professionalis in the UK.

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Working within the Faculty of Science at Warwick University and in close collaboration with business (JLR, National Grid and SMEs) WMG is home to 1100 undergraduates, 700 masters students and 100+ doctorate students alongside 1000+ professionals studying part-time whilst working full time.

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