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10th December 2018

Digital Skills Launch

Coventry College hosted the first meeting of the new West Midlands Digital Skills Partnership – welcoming major political figures and b…

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5th December 2018

UK World Skills Success

Students from Coventry College impressed the crowds at the UK’s largest skills, training and careers event in Birmingham, delivering a…

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9th November 2018

This is what success looks like

Success means different things to different people. It could mean working hard, fame or achieving goals. In Alin Stoica’s case, it’s…

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9th November 2018

Poppy Card

Our artistic students have been using their talents to commemorate the First World War armistice centenary. BTEC level 3 Art and Design s…

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29th October 2018

Apprentice of the Year Awards 2018

Could you be Apprentice of the Year 2018?   The City of Coventry Freemen’s Guild are looking for talented young people to enter th…

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20th July 2018

SafeGuard Equipment Donation

SafeGuard Clothing donated one of its premium bullet resistant vests to Coventry College. The company donated safety equipment in the for…

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28th June 2018

Work Experience Works!

Coventry College is actively seeking to engage with local SMEs within the Coventry & Warwickshire area, who would be able to offer wo…

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24th June 2018

BBC News Asks Students How They Feel About Brexit

A constant topic featured in the news at the moment is Brexit and what it means for us. On the week commencing 18th July the College open…

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18th June 2018

Plumbing Apprentices Amazing Success

Article originally published in Hips Magazine Lauren Winter is a Level 2 Plumbing apprentice at Coventry College, who was recently recogn…

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23rd May 2018

British Values Video

Students at the College produced a thought-provoking and insightful short documentary on what British Values mean to young people living…

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16th May 2018

Urban Food Market at Henley

Coventry College’s Henley Campus hosted a Street Food Market event, where students ran stalls and served a variety of food to staff and…

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12th March 2018

Coventry College Rugby Stars of the Future

A team of potential future rugby stars are set to fly out from Coventry to Portugal to take part in one of the biggest youth tournaments…

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5th March 2018

Kat Adams - Why I Became An Apprentice

I joined the Advent Communications team in May 2017, not knowing what to expect and very aware that I had no experience in business admin…

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28th February 2018

Being An Apprentice For A Day

Senior staff at Coventry College are set to get hands on with a new set of trade tools as they experience a day in the life of a young ap…

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27th February 2018

New Joint Venture to Support Business Training Needs

Leading organisations from across Coventry and Warwickshire have joined together on a major project to support businesses across the regi…

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31st January 2018

Coventry College is a Ragdale Hall College of Excellence

Coventry College is a Ragdale Hall College of Excellence. Only 25 colleges meet the strict criteria, which includes high standards of tra…

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26th January 2018

Precious Lives visit to Coventry College

Precious Lives visited Coventry College to talk to our students. This project is run by PC Rob Pedley MBE alongside Alison Cope, a mum wh…

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25th January 2018

Patience is the key to success for Tichaona  

Tichaona Chinoda left school and started on a Health and Social Care course. He then switched to a Coventry United course but decided tha…

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19th January 2018

Two students meet the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Two Coventry College students were selected by the Positive Youth Foundation to be involved in the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s visi…

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3rd January 2018

Travel and Tourism students learn how to be a Red Coat at Butlins

Last term our Level 3 Travel and Tourism students worked extremely hard on two very practical units – Working in a Holiday Park and…

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2nd January 2018

Catering students head to Spain for work experience opportunity

Holly Tipper (second on the right) is one of five lucky Hospitality and Catering students who took part in an Erasmus project offering Co…

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18th December 2017

Coventry College “Hip-Hop” new Curriculum will get GCSE English Students Writing

With new academic standards demanding higher literacy expectations and the digital age creating an ever decreasing attention span, many t…

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10th November 2017

Kieran leads Remembrance Day parade

  Kieran Coffey a level 3 Uniformed Services student had the honour of organising this year’s Remembrance Day parade at Coventry C…

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9th November 2017

Oliver Barnacle finalist at the Coventry & Warwickshire Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017

Oliver Barnacle was nominated as finalist at the Coventry & Warwickshire Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017. Oliver has his apprentic…

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9th November 2017

Fair Funding for Colleges - Day of Action, Friday 10th November

Colleges support over 2 million people to improve their skills to help them get into work and earn more but the Government needs to use t…

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9th November 2017

Chris Turner returns to college to run one of our themed evenings and trains the next generation of chefs.

Chris Turner had always wanted to be a professional chef and after leaving sixth form he started at Coventry College on a level 1 caterin…

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8th November 2017

Coventry College are proud supporters of One Million Mentors (1MM) Campaign

Coventry College are proud supporters of One Million Mentors (1MM) Campaign Joining this campaign will provide a range of benefits to our…

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7th November 2017

HND Business students judge the “Not for Profit” Category at Business Awards

Coventry College are delighted to be sponsoring the “Not for Profit” Award at this year’s Business Awards. As one of their live ass…

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3rd November 2017

Kathryn Adams is nominated for Apprentice Award

Kathryn Adams was a finalist at the Coventry & Warwickshire Apprentice of The Year Awards 2017. She is an apprentice office administr…

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3rd November 2017

Coventry College’s First Chair of Governors

Coventry College has announced the appointment of Sue Noyes as the first Chair of Governors at the College, which was formed on August 1s…

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1st November 2017

Apprentice competitor 2015, Mergim Butaja visits Coventry College

Thank you to the Apprentice competitor 2015, Mergim Butaja for visiting Coventry College. Mergim came into the College to speak with our…

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1st November 2017

SUCCESS FOR GURPREET BHOGAL

    The Art and Design exhibitions at the College and Fargo Village were a great success at the end of the Summer term. A visit…

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26th October 2017

A day in the life of an Apprentice

My name is Kayla and I am the HR Apprentice at Coventry College. My day often goes like this… Once sat at my desk all prepped and ready…

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17th October 2017

Barbering students enjoy masterclass

Our barbering students at Henley campus had a masterclass from Rebecca Bloor. Rebecca has a keen interest in competition and photography…

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13th October 2017

Coventry College secures funding from Savoy Educational Trust

Coventry College have been awarded over £46,000 from the Savoy Educational Trust to refurbish their skills kitchen based at the Henley C…

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30th August 2017

1st Class Degree MSc Leadership & Management from University of Wolverhampton

Jai Singh has achieved a 1st Class MSc Leadership & Management Degree from University of Wolverhampton. The skills he learnt on his B…

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25th August 2017

National Express donates Double Decker (not a chocolate bar) to Coventry College.

Coventry College has a wide range of state-of-the-art equipment to support the development of students and expanding their knowledge to m…

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1st August 2017

Our Innovation Hub is inspiring the next generation of digital and creative talent

Coventry College’s flagship Fujitsu Innovation Hub is part of a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) project which provide…

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1st August 2017

History at Coventry College

History has been made today in the City of Coventry with the official signing of the merger between Henley College Coventry and City Coll…

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28th July 2017

New Lorry for City Campus

Our City Campus has just bought a lorry for our HGV students to work on throughout their courses here with us. Are you interested in a co…

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27th July 2017

Coventry College, the newest college in town

Have you seen our advertising campaign this summer? Coventry College is currently at petrol stations, on the back of buses and you could…

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27th July 2017

I am Peter Brammall, Principal of the New Coventry College

Peter Brammall, has been appointed as the new Principal and Chief Executive of Coventry College from August 1st. He was previously the Pr…

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27th July 2017

Your City, Your College, Coventry College!

Yes that is right we are Coventry College and we are the newest college in town. We have two campus sites, our City Campus on Swanswell S…

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25th July 2017

Coventry College, City Campus students at KYOcodes competition

IT students of City Campus are entered into the 2017 KYOcodes competition, that takes place at the Kyocera in Reading. On Thursday 20th A…

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21st June 2017

Kelsie pursues new career at Coventry College, City Campus

COVENTRY HELPS TO  STEER HER ON NEW ROUTE … as a Bus Mechanic Kelsie Dugmore was a manager in business at the age of 21 when she deci…

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13th March 2017

Congratulations Megan Crow

Megan applied to do a 3 year, BA (Hons) in Fashion degree, at Plymouth University, starting in September ‘17. The university has provid…

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6th March 2017

Fujitsu Success For Coventry College, City Campus students

City Campus students represented the College in the final of the Fujitsu Operation Innovation competition, which was held in November at…

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6th March 2017

Look at me now

Jodie Dickson is a former student of Coventry College, City Campus who started a level 3 Extended Diploma in Dance. Jodie completed her…

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9th January 2017

Shine Awards 2016

BBC Coventry & Warwickshire DJ Trish Adudu hosted a night of celebration at the Ricoh Arena on Wednesday 14th December. The College e…

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28th November 2016

Reading Ahead takes learning further

One in six people struggles to read. However, research shows that when we inspire people to read for pleasure they benefit from far great…

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10th November 2016

Dragons make great Services training

When preparing students for life in the uniformed services, the team at Coventry College, City Campus, who deliver the Pulic Services and…

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13th July 2016

Van-tastic Vauxhall donation is welcomed by College

Students arriving to study vehicle maintenance and related subjects will have a brand new vehicle to work on this year. As part of their…

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19th May 2016

Coventry College, City Campus Students exhibit amongst Britain’s Finest Artists at the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

College Students took their first steps towards a career as artists when they submitted their work for a high-profile new exhibition at C…

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17th May 2016

Conference Grilling for College Gaming Students

Students from Coventry College, City Campus, Game Design courses pooled their collective talents to conceive, develop, design and sell a…

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12th May 2016

‘Passing Out’ Joy for former College Student

Former City College Coventry student Cameron Fields marked the end of his first stage of Army Air Corps training with what the Army calls…

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3rd May 2016

Exhibition Fund Raising

City College Coventry students are raising money to fund an exhibition of their work at the Herbert Art Gallery. The exhibition is called…

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29th April 2016

Jerome Phillips moves one step closer for selection for WorldSkills

City College Coventry student Jerome Phillips moves one step closer for selection for WorldSkills Abu Dhabi October 2017. Jerome is study…

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27th April 2016

Hillsborough 27 years: Still relevant, still provoking.

Our students weren’t born when when 24,000 Liverpool fans travelled to Sheffield for the 1989 FA Cup semi-final. What happened that…

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1st February 2016

Bystronic UK takes on first apprentices in 15 years

Three apprentices have been taken on by Coventry-based sheet metalworking machinery supplier Bystronic UK, marking the first intake since…

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31st January 2016

Mustapha joins top students at House of Commons

Light Vehicle Maintenance student Mustapha Mohammed was nominated by the College as the AoC Student of the Year. He has overcome severe i…

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28th January 2016

Jack wins Apprentice of the Year

Coventry College, City Campus student Jack Meek started the new year by winning the prestigious City of Coventry Freemen’s Guild Appre…

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20th January 2016

Coventry College, City Campus is Opening its Doors for Young Programmers

City College Coventry is hosting Code Club at its Swanswell Campus in Hillfields.  Code Club is a nationwide network of after-school cod…

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19th January 2016

Playing for England

Two of our Football Education Programme students have gained regional and international recognition for their footie skills. Sam Watts (r…

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17th December 2015

Shine Awards 2015

FREE Radio Breakfast Time DJ JD hosted a night of celebration at the Ricoh Arena on Wednesday 16th December.  The College ended the year…

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10th December 2015

New Principal to join City College Coventry in the New Year

City College Coventry announced today that, from the start of January, Dr Elaine McMahon CBE will join them as Interim Principal. She wil…

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30th November 2015

College Students Out Of This World Experience

City College Coventry was extremely privileged to be loaned Meteorites and Moon Rocks last week for their students to study. The samples…

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23rd November 2015

Special Effect Students

Students at City College Coventry have turned their love of gaming into a large charitable donation. They took to their PCs, Xboxes and P…

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11th November 2015

Ballet School Success

Congratulations to Kate Doran who has been accepted to the Northern Ballet School. Northern is one of the country’s leading dance s…

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11th November 2015

College Visit from Coventry MP Jim Cunningham

Coventry South MP Jim Cunningham has just completed a fact finding tour of City College Coventry. Jim asked Steve Logan, Principal of Cit…

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2nd November 2015

Hair students raise £500 to support their show

Students from the Level 3 Hairdressing course at City College Coventry used Hallowe’en to raise frightening amounts of money. Their…

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24th September 2015

Top of the table

College football took a stride forward last weekend as City College won the first stage of the Birmingham Counties FA recreational league…

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23rd September 2015

Sports students ready to Blaze

Two of our students have been selected to play for the Coventry Blaze Mercian Menaces (Under 18)  Ice hockey team. Reece MacDonald and E…

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15th September 2015

Periodic Hip Hop

Neil Kulkarni is one of oiur dedicated Music & Media lecturers. He’s also written a book charting the history, evolution and cl…

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15th September 2015

Who’s that in a headlock?

Training at college prepares you for a wide variety of careers but few will be as demanding as this class – who will soon be on their w…

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4th September 2015

Brocade and Fujitsu partner with City College Coventry to create new Innovation Hub

Brocade and Fujitsu today announced a joint partnership to sponsor City College Coventry’s new Innovation Hub and equip the facility wi…

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20th July 2015

No A Levels? No problem!

More than 370 students from City College Coventry are on their way to University this September despite most not having any A Levels. Fou…

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4th June 2015

College petrolheads enjoy the Motofest air

Students from City College Coventry joined hundreds of exhibitors at last week’s Coventry Motofest 2015. Amongst their classic cars and…

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19th May 2015

Doing the Snowdon Walk

Two plucky Sports Students are raising money for Cancer Research UK in June by walking to the summit of mount Snowdon in Wales. Leah Har…

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16th May 2015

CCFC Ladies and City College present new opportunity for young footballers

Coventry City Ladies FC have joined forces with City College to develop a new Football Foundation Scheme for 16 to 18-year-olds. The oppo…

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16th May 2015

Bedworth United FC launches soccer education academy

An academy which combines soccer coaching with academic studies is being launched at Bedworth United FC. The innovative project will offe…

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6th May 2015

A Special Kind of Student

City College Coventry Level 3 Public Service student Ben Smedley, has recently been accepted as a Police Special Constable for the Britis…

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6th May 2015

Hair Show Special

Hair and beauty students at City College Coventry have produced a high-energy fashion show that pushed the boundaries and demanded attent…

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6th May 2015

Food Glorious Food

Gaining inspiration from a TV programme, City College Coventry students raised an amazing £110 for the Coventry Food Bank The Entry 2 ES…

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6th May 2015

High-flying Daredevil Student in Charity Jump

City College Coventry student took his life in his own hands when he has raised an amazing £500 for Troop Aid. Ryan Evans, 17 and from B…

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6th May 2015

Radio 1 Host Visits College

Radio host, comedian and BBC presenter Iain Lee spent an afternoon at City College Coventry when he came to share his experiences to a wi…

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6th May 2015

My Turn Now

Students studying the BTEC Level 3 Games Development have been raising money for Special Effect, a charity that gives young people with d…

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6th May 2015

Zorbing the Creek

City College Coventry sports students spent a fun day in Kidderminster at Pump IT Up Events when they went Zorb crazy. As you know Zorbin…

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6th May 2015

Violin gift grants wishes

Music students at City College Coventry were excited to receive a concert-standard violin when it was bequeathed to the Music Department.…

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23rd April 2015

Author Author

City College Coventry Art Lecturer Terry McManus has fulfilled his lifelong ambition of publishing his first children’s book. The first…