Coventry University

Coventry University Priory St, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK

University Information

Masters and Taught Courses at Coventry University


Coventry University is a provider of world-class teaching, learning and impactful research, and push the boundaries of what higher education can achieve regionally, nationally and across the world.

We are a place where all students can achieve their ambitions. We focus on employability, practical learning and personalised support. We help our students to get the knowledge and skills they need for their chosen career, and support them to develop confidence in themselves and their abilities.

You can choose from a wide range of postgraduate courses or research degrees which are delivered from our main campuses in Coventry and London. Some courses may be available to study online.

Why choose Coventry University

  • Ranked 3rd for Teaching — Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES) 2023
  • No.1 in UK for International Student Diversity — QS Europe University Rankings 2024
  • Joint Top Modern University for Career Prospects — Guardian University Guide 2021 and 2022
  • 5 QS Stars for Internationalisation, Inclusiveness, Innovation, and Teaching and Facilities — QS Stars University Ratings
  • Top 5 Student City in England (Coventry) — QS Best Student Cities Index 2024

Postgraduate Open Day

Come and see for yourself what it’s like to study at our campus in the heart of Coventry.

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If you are unable to attend one of our Open Days in person, view our virtual tour instead.


Our vibrant student community is at the heart of our outstanding student experience. Our postgraduate community exists to foster a vibrant and active environment and to help you during your time with us. 

Our support services include:

  • Health and Wellbeing team
  • Student Engagement team 
  • Your Students’ Union 
  • Spirituality and Faith team
  • Protection Services, and 
  • Accommodation team. 

You can also access our online platform Vygo, which provides all our postgraduate students with access to online peer and mentoring support. 

Academic support services can also help with drafting essays, referencing, using statistics and more.


We have a wide range of postgraduate courses delivered by Coventry University and Coventry University London and two types of postgraduate research degrees (master’s by research and PhD). Whatever your ambitions may be, we can offer a way for you to reach your goals.

Most of our courses have multiple intakes, such as January, May and September (see course-specific intakes on our website), so students can choose the start date that is best suited for their studies.

Many of our courses are recognised by professional accrediting bodies. This recognition can open doors to chartered institutions or professional groups and provide valuable career support (terms and conditions apply).


Our courses are designed with employability in mind with immersive learning experiences that give students the chance to apply their learning to physical settings, and simulated situations that look and feel like real life. This helps students prepare for their future career through hands-on practical experience. Coventry University was awarded 5 QS Stars for Employability (QS Stars University Ratings).

Some of our postgraduate courses include professional experience opportunities or work placements to develop your expertise in your chosen field and maximise your employability. 

Our careers specialists also offer you personalised careers support from enrolment through to graduation. They help prepare you for life in the workplace by developing employability skills, assisting with CV, interview preparation and so much more. They provide tailored support for both taught master’s and postgraduate research courses. 

An international university

You will be part of a truly international community with students from over 150 different nationalities choosing to study at Coventry University. Coventry University is a place where you can be, whoever you want to be.

Watch this video from our students. 

International students could apply for UK-based work experience (subject to terms and conditions). Our specialist careers advisers can offer advice and guidance on placement options available (subject to terms and conditions), with support throughout the process. 

These opportunities are a great way to gain employability skills, a reference from a UK employer, and practice your English.


Our students benefit from equipment and technologies that replicate those found in real-world industry environments, including immersive spaces, hospital wards, prison cells, a trading floor, performance areas, and design and engineering laboratories.

Explore our learning facilities.


There are lots of reasons you might want to live in university-owned halls. Some of them are as follows.

  • Bills, such as heating, electricity, water, Wi-Fi and contents insurance, are all included in your accommodation rent.
  • We offer a wide variety of rooms to suit a student's needs, with flexible contracts between 39-51 weeks.
  • All university-owned halls are within walking distance of the main campus, making getting to lectures and socialising with friends quick and easy.

You may have the opportunity to live in a postgraduate room in a building shared with undergraduates or live in a property that is specifically allocated for postgraduates.

Explore accommodation in Coventry and London.


A range of financial support is available for postgraduate study including loans, flexible payment options, discounts and scholarships.

Entry requirements

We consider a wide range of UK and international qualifications for entry to postgraduate courses. Entry requirements for each course are specified on the relevant course page.

Find out more about Coventry University

Explore our courses starting in May, September and January.


Coventry University Campus