Coventry University is a provider of world-class teaching, learning and impactful research, and pushes the boundaries of what higher education can achieve regionally, nationally and across the world.
Graduates could gain an advantage in their career with a postgraduate qualification from Coventry University. You can choose from a selection of courses at one of our UK university locations.
Why choose Coventry University?
- Top 30 in the world for our ratio of international students (QS World University Rankings 2023)
- Awarded five QS Stars for internationalisation, inclusiveness employability, facilities and teaching (QS Stars University Ratings)
- Ranked 9th for resources in the 2022 Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES)
- No. 1 for Overseas Student Experiences five years running (student trips abroad, HESA 2014/15-2019/20 data)
- Joint top Modern University for career prospects (Guardian University Guide 2021 and 2022)
- Top 5 UK Student City (Coventry) (QS Best Student Cities Index 2022)
- No. 1 in the world for massive online open courses (Mooclab’s World University Rankings 2021)
- We have a thriving community of over 13,000 international students from over 130 countries.
On most courses, we have intakes in September, January and May.
With more than 140 taught courses across Coventry University and Coventry University London, and two types of postgraduate research degrees (master’s by research and PhD), you’ll find something to suit your aspirations.
We offer a wide range of international study and work experiences, providing you with the opportunity to combine educational activity and industry placements with social and cultural pursuits. The transformational impact these international experiences often help them to become highly employable, global-ready graduates.
Our Global Leaders Programme is of particular interest to our postgraduates. This is an optional extra you can choose, in addition to your course. It’s expressly designed to develop your global leadership skills with advanced workshops, global networking, international experience, and exposure to inspirational industry leaders.
Our students benefit from equipment and technologies that aim to replicate those found in real-world industry environments, they include, immersive spaces, hospital wards, prison cells, a trading floor, performance areas, and design and engineering laboratories.
Coventry is a young, vibrant and cosmopolitan student city with a diversity of cultures and ethnic groups. Our campus is in the heart of the city centre, making for a dynamic and sociable setting, with affordable student accommodation only five to ten minutes’ walk away.
The city’s rich history and heritage see world-famous sites like Coventry Cathedral and St Mary’s Guildhall, sit alongside exciting, newer developments like the Coventry Transport Museum, Fargo Village and a host of shops, restaurants and cultural entertainment and nightlife venues.
There’s a wide range of excellent accommodation on offer to students including accommodation specifically designed for postgraduate study. You can opt to live in a postgraduate room in a building shared with undergraduates, or live in a property which is specifically allocated for postgraduates.
There is a wide range of financial support available for postgraduate study, including loans, flexible payment options, discounts and scholarships.
The university considers a wide range of UK and international qualifications for entry to postgraduate courses, and assessment of qualifications are carried out by experienced admissions practitioners. As a general guide, the minimum entry requirement for a taught master’s course is the equivalent of a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or above.
You’ll find specific entry requirement grades for each course on the website that you’ll need to meet to gain access to the course.