City centre is very close to the university, so can always pop in if need too. Loads of places out to eat and bus services are everywhere. And if you ever want to go else where, Birmingham is only a 20 minute journey on a train or can get bus!

By member748666 On 25th May 2020

Study in Coventry

Coventry, a West Midlands city that prides itself on its ability to regenerate itself, is home to Coventry University in the city centre and the University of Warwick situated on the outskirts of the city.

 

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Coventry University

Coventry University prides itself on high quality teaching which has been recognised with a gold award by the Teaching Excellence Framework. The university is particularly well-known for its expertise in health, peace building and agroecology, as well as its engineering and design graduates – especially in the automotive field.

 

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University of Warwick

University of 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. It is a campus university with a huge amount of green space as well as state-of-the-art buildings and facilities.

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Coventry Student Life

Coventry is the second largest city in the Midlands region so it has a lot to offer students. It’s already renowned for its music and its sport, but Coventry is about to get a serious facelift and lots of investment in light of it being named City of Culture 2021 so now is a great time to be studying here.

Cost of Living 

Accommodation

Student accommodation costs in Coventry range from £77 - £540 and the average is £173/week.

Compare that with student accommodation in other cities: Leicester: £142; Bournemouth: £171; Manchester: £171.

(prices are for all purpose-built student accommodation (both private and university-owned) over the last 12 months, as listed on StudentCrowd)

The average price for the following in Coventry:

A cheap meal at a restaurant: £10
A pint of beer: £3.50
A regular takeout coffee: £2.64
1L of milk: £0.73
A loaf of white bread: £1

Living costs in Coventry are comparable with Bristol but work out more expensive than Birmingham (7%) and Leeds (12%).

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Coventry has a few nightclubs to choose from: Kasbah, JJ’s, Scholars, Catch 22 and The Empire which doubles up as a live music and comedy show venue. Coventry also has lots of student-friendly bars and pubs. Popular picks are The Phoenix, which is right near the Students’ Union and campus buildings, and The Quids Inn, which is aimed at students with budget-friendly prices for food and drinks.

 

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Public Transport

For Coventry University students, the campus is right in the heart of the city so you won’t need to use public transport if you live in halls as a fresher as they’re all within 15 minutes walk of campus.

Popular accommodation areas for returning students are Bishopsgate Green, Hillfields, Barras Heath, Lower Coundon/Radford and Stoke/Binley. Earlsdon is a very popular areas for students at both universities. Canley is also a desirable location for Warwick students as it’s so close to campus.

Coventry has an extensive and reliable bus network if you live slightly further away from campus or want to pop into the city centre. If you’re planning to use the bus a lot, consider a student bus pass to save a few quid.

Coventry is very centrally located with the UK and benefits from excellent transport links further afield by rail or coach. Birmingham is just 20 minutes by train and London is 1 hour.

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Very student orientated city, food shopping a bit expensive if you don't want to do it online as only sainsburys is close by without a car but I love it here! Plenty of shops in west orchards and good night life, something going on most days of the week!

By AnonymousDuck On 21st April 2015

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Cultural Guide

Coventry is the UK’s City of Culture 2021 so now is the perfect time to be exploring Coventry’s history and culture. Expect a lot of events to happen between May 2021 and May 2022 but before then, here are a few ideas of places to explore.

 

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Museums

Coventry Cathedral isn’t technically a museum, but we suggest you take some time out to visit it. Visit the garden of remembrance, inside the shell of the once impressive and grand cathedral which was heavily bombed in World War II. The rebuilt cathedral next door is a spacious and airy space and an architectural gem. Coventry Music Museum and the 2-Tone Village is an interactive music museum explores Coventry’s music in recent times with fun exhibits, loads of memorabilia and knowledgeable and passionate staff.

 

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Theatre

The Belgrade Theatre puts on a variety of live performances, including contemporary theatre and dance shows. A stripped-back approach to theatre, the Shop Front Theatre used to be a fish and chip shop, it now hosts regular plays for about 50 people. The Albany Theatre put on touring shows in its beautiful art-deco building. Warwick Arts Centre on the University of Warwick campus is also a hub for the arts with a concert hall, theatre, gallery and cinema. Criterion Theatre, a cosy amateur theatre based in Earlsdon, completes our list.

 

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Music

Coventry is a regular stop-off for touring bands and gigs so you can expect to see lots of mainstream bands and artists playing at the The Ricoh Arena. The Empire, recently relocated into a bigger space, hosts DJ and club nights as well as live music.
The Kasbah is a prominent feature in Coventry’s nightlife, hosting live music and club nights.

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Burges House 4.99 /5

The property is centrally located in Coventry. You have everything that you need at your doorstep (bus stops going to all locations in Coventry, super...

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Red Queen 4.81 /5

The best accommodation I’ve ever had! The room is inviting, the shared space is big enough where many facilities are provided, such as washing machine...

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The Union Leamington 4.71 /5

Great stay at the Union, friendly people living here and it’s a perfect location. Rooms are a perfect size and well designed. The receptionist Julie i...

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Eden Square would undoubtedly be your best option if someone reading this is looking for an accommodation. Every staff is so friendly and helpful. The...

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I love here to stay because its in city centre. And also the staff are so polite as well as helpful. I am also planning to book 2nd year in collegiate...

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Excellent service provided. Accomdation is spot on. The location is perfect. The staff are really helpful....

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I had a great time at the oaks! The staff are really friendly and supportive, which was especially good this year with Covid. I would definitely recom...

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33 Parkside 4.4 /5

Very lovely student accommodation located around the city centre and in a picturesque neighbourhood. The staff at the reception are amazing and are al...

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member761492
30th July 2021

It’s alright. Great for...

It’s alright. Great for food and shopping and with 2021 city of culture it’s definitely improved a lot, but it’s not the most exciting city I’ve been to. read more

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22nd July 2021

Not the best night out...

Not the best night out city but it’s 20 mins from leamington read more

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21st July 2021

Coventry's cost of living...

Coventry's cost of living is susatainable for a student. The public transport travels to every useful area around campus. read more

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13th July 2021

My home town city, it...

My home town city, it is getting better for students in general now a days and will only become better over time read more

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7th July 2021

its okay, few things...

its okay, few things to do but good restaurants and bars read more

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6th July 2021

scary and full of criminals ugliest...

scary and full of criminals ugliest place ive ever been to ew read more

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17th June 2021

The cost of living is...

The cost of living is very dependant on where you go. Look around, visit numerous student accommodations and haggle, you'll find a good place. Eating out is iffy. Some good pubs, avoid the food court if you like your body un-stabbed. The food court is an interesting place if you are on your own. The same can be said of nights out. Don't do it alone, and you'll have a good time. Shopping, only one supermarket in Coventry and it's a Sainsburys. It's expensive but it's the only choice, deal with it or find some convenience store and pay more. Public transport, inside the city you won't use it. However, to leave/enter the city there is a train station and bus depot that is pretty handy. Can't really complain too much. read more

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16th June 2021

Coventry is lovely place...

Coventry is lovely place to live read more

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16th June 2021

A small city with few...

A small city with few shopping place,life is convenient read more

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16th June 2021

not many places for night...

not many places for night outs, however weekends can be spent in London read more

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7th June 2021

very safe city. every...

very safe city. every people is kind read more

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3rd June 2021

Good location with access...

Good location with access to most of the ethnic food groups read more

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3rd June 2021

With Covid I didn’t get...

With Covid I didn’t get to experience much of anything read more

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2nd June 2021

Great vibes with friendly...

Great vibes with friendly people read more

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2nd June 2021

Coventry is not the best...

Coventry is not the best place to be in, either stay around campus or go to Leamington read more

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1st June 2021

It is an average city...

It is an average city with not much to do. Thankfully Birmingham is close. read more

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31st May 2021

generally affordable...

generally affordable costs of living with various places to go to. whilst the city is not big, it has sufficient places for night outs and eating. public transport is convenient. read more

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30th May 2021

Experience was limited...

Experience was limited due to Covid 19 read more

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28th May 2021

I'm from Leeds, so the...

I'm from Leeds, so the city feels very small for nightlife and shopping but there's really beautiful parts of the city and it has everything you need. Leamington is close by too, which is really popular. read more

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28th May 2021

The city isn’t the most...

The city isn’t the most beautiful but it does have resources and you can always go to leamington spa read more

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27th May 2021

The city has tons of...

The city has tons of options for anyone looking to enjoy the weekends, there ar many restaurants, pubs and shopping centers that can be a place to hangout and have fun. I think the only downside is once it's night time the place changes it character. While coming back from nightshifts I have had bas experiences with people hanging out in groups shouting and howling. Some are drunk and under the influence. It's unsafe to walk out alone at nights here. read more

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27th May 2021

It gets too much slack....

It gets too much slack. I enjoyed living in central Coventry, and would recommend it read more

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27th May 2021

This city is very convenient...

This city is very convenient for students read more

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27th May 2021

Coventry is a relatively...

Coventry is a relatively affordable city to live in, being a city campus it is such a lovely city to live in as a student. read more

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27th May 2021

Very great location for...

Very great location for all these things. Within walking distance. read more

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27th May 2021

It feels safe here and...

It feels safe here and the transport is also good read more

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27th May 2021

I love Coventry! It's...

I love Coventry! It's a student city. Even during the sad covid days, there was always things to do (in the limited free time that I had), from walks in the parks to going around the city centre! read more

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27th May 2021

High crime rate, crazy...

High crime rate, crazy people, people work here is unfriendly, better to live in other city read more

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27th May 2021

Leamington spa is a lot...

Leamington spa is a lot nicer than Coventry! read more

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27th May 2021

Coventry city has a big...

Coventry city has a big night life that doesn’t burn a hole in your pocket - there are also lots of shops and activities to do read more

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26th May 2021

an ideal city for students,...

an ideal city for students, with extensive facilities and all centered. read more

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26th May 2021

Good infrastructure and...

Good infrastructure and environment read more

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24th May 2021

The location of Corporation...

The location of Corporation Village is a really good spot, in a middle of town and can reach many stores nearby. read more

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24th May 2021

Great place I really...

Great place I really enjoyed it! read more

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24th May 2021

Bus is kind of expensive...

Bus is kind of expensive but Leamington is a lovely city to live in read more

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21st May 2021

Transport is good but...

Transport is good but eating out not good read more

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20th May 2021

good service suitable...

good service suitable place to leave read more

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20th May 2021

It a small town.but it...

It a small town.but it is convenient for the people living here. read more

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20th May 2021

Coventry is really great...

Coventry is really great place. I can find so much supermarket in the City center. read more

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20th May 2021

Good for students with...

Good for students with a lot of shops and services to help you along the way. Easy to go to other cities via train and buses. read more

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20th May 2021

Good location for travelling...

Good location for travelling to near by towns read more

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19th May 2021

A good city for student...

A good city for student to live read more

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18th May 2021

Nice town historic place...

Nice town historic place good good read more

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14th May 2021

Leamington is a beautiful...

Leamington is a beautiful and lively city read more

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13th May 2021

Lockdown so I didn't...

Lockdown so I didn't get to do much, there was 2 shootings and about 5 stabbings within 6 weeks though. read more

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12th May 2021

the city center is beautiful...

the city center is beautiful especially during christmas. read more

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11th May 2021

Good city nice vibe,...

Good city nice vibe, lots of students, good places and bars read more

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7th May 2021

Nice town with good malls...

Nice town with good malls and restaurants read more

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6th May 2021

Great city , beautiful...

Great city , beautiful environment read more

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30th April 2021

the city center is not...

the city center is not safe, other are ok read more

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29th April 2021

There have a little shopping...

There have a little shopping centre read more

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24th April 2021

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c c. cx c c. cx c c. c. read more

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16th April 2021

For a student, you have...

For a student, you have quite a few different things to do here. Luckily, Birmingham isn’t too far read more

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15th April 2021

Coventry is a student...

Coventry is a student city. It's a cheap place to live in and you can go to anywhere in England easily so no need to get bored in this small city. read more

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14th April 2021

Lots of shops in the...

Lots of shops in the city and rent is cheap read more

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8th April 2021

Nice city, but the shopping...

Nice city, but the shopping center is closed during COVID. Very looking forward to the life here after lockdown. read more

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8th April 2021

Coventry is such a valuable...

Coventry is such a valuable city with a rich history. If you have a chance you must explore them by yourself! That would be fantastic I promise! Also, a study in Coventry is really enjoyable because this is such a peaceful city without chaos and noise, which promote everyone finds their inner peace. read more

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2nd April 2021

It’s not bad but could...

It’s not bad but could be better. It can get quite dangerous so always stay with friends! read more

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1st April 2021

Great place to live for...

Great place to live for a good university experience read more

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1st April 2021

Good transport links....

Good transport links. Can’t judge nights out cus been in lockdown. read more

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30th March 2021

Perfect for students....

Perfect for students. Would definitely recommend. read more

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27th March 2021

coventert is a city!...

coventert is a city! ver dnagerous ut tjis is not in cov is in warwick. very safe read more

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26th March 2021

The city is nice, there...

The city is nice, there is lots of redevelopment going on so I think it will get even better. Lots of shops around and they are all easy to get to. read more

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24th March 2021

Good transport links...

Good transport links both bud as train. Lots of eateries and a few really good night clubs and pubs read more

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18th March 2021

I feel like there isn't...

I feel like there isn't as much to do but the price of living doesn't show it is way too expensive for what's there. read more

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17th March 2021

Damn shady, but very...

Damn shady, but very safe. Living costs also better as compared to other places read more

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17th March 2021

The city is average but...

The city is average but everything is pretty close by read more

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17th March 2021

Great other than the...

Great other than the rules due to corona read more

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member655318
17th March 2021

good. better. best. jk...

good. better. best. jk its alright pretty average town can have a fun time with friends when youre o read more

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17th March 2021

It’s a small town but...

It’s a small town but it’s packed with enough to make it a fun day out read more

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16th March 2021

Very nice student accommodation...

Very nice student accommodation with friendly reception and peaceful environment. The location is very convenient as well. By the way The staffs provide very thoughtful and well-rounded services! It must be the best choice for international students. read more

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12th March 2021

Coventry......great city,...

Coventry......great city, ideal for students who want a great first year experience read more

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12th March 2021

Coventry has loads of...

Coventry has loads of busses so public transport is available anywhere in the city. Plus close to Birmingham new street where you can then get anywhere in the country fairly quickly. Coventry is a very cheap city to live in, but I think that’s partly because of its socioeconomic difficulties and because of thah although it’s cheaper the people are not the most friendly. Half decent night out, the student nights are always busy and good fun, drinks are very cheap I have been out in a full night out and only spent £10-£15 some nights. read more

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11th March 2021

Coventry is a nice place...

Coventry is a nice place to live read more

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10th March 2021

small place! the city...

small place! the city centre is crowded! read more

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member1255093
10th March 2021

Small and nice city to...

Small and nice city to live in. You can find stores for your basic needs, but if you’re more into big cities this is not for you read more

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9th March 2021

The town is lovely so...

The town is lovely so far is great read more

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9th March 2021

Most of my life here...

Most of my life here is under pandemic. So I don't have the information of eat out or nights out. But it's convenient and cost-effective living in Coventry. read more

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22nd February 2021

Everyday life is boring...

Everyday life is boring because of Covid-19. read more

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21st February 2021

The environment is very...

The environment is very good. There is a lot of greenery read more

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19th February 2021

Coventry is a student...

Coventry is a student town with excellent public transport throughout the university and city centre. read more

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18th February 2021

(Pre- and mid-COVID)...

(Pre- and mid-COVID) Location between both Coventry and Leamington Spa city centres. Huge choice of places to shop and eat out between the two, price only varies based on the brand name. Not much of a clubber, but great bars around Leam, even the more dingy places have something worthwhile. read more

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18th February 2021

It would be much better...

It would be much better without pandemic read more

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15th February 2021

Do not have many opportunities...

Do not have many opportunities to go out, eat in and shop because of the Covid-19 read more

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15th February 2021

Oh no I have to say coventry...

Oh no I have to say coventry is not a quite beautiful city after I have been to other cities like Bath, Oxford and so on. It is kinda industrialized read more

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9th February 2021

I miss going out in Coventry...

I miss going out in Coventry so much due to Covid. Coventry has not got too many bars or clubs but the bars and clubs that are here are good enough for me. I love going to slug and lettuce with my friends and having 2-4-1 cocktails! The city is lovely and being improved. All cities have areas that aren’t so nice but I think in the last few years Coventry had made some good improvements. It is definitely a student city! read more

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7th February 2021

Coventry is a historic...

Coventry is a historic town with nice sites to see and with a young population as well read more

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5th February 2021

We’re in lockdown. I...

We’re in lockdown. I don’t really know. But yeah it seems to be a good city read more

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5th February 2021

here is good to live....

here is good to live. you can get everything you want in this small city read more

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25th January 2021

Many great restaurants...

Many great restaurants and pubs read more

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25th January 2021

Coventry is an okay city...

Coventry is an okay city they could be some improvements but overall okay read more

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22nd January 2021

Lovely place for students....

Lovely place for students. It is close to the city centre as well as being in a private area, meaning no disturbances. Rooms are lovely as well as other communal areas. Staff are very friendly, helpful, caring and very beautiful. Would recommend. read more

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22nd January 2021

Coventry is a beautiful...

Coventry is a beautiful city and great for students everything is nearby read more

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20th January 2021

Living in the UK in general...

Living in the UK in general is not the cheapest in the world. But Coventry is a student town full of possibities and opportunities. Unfortunately, due to covid restrictions the social life has been limited singificantly. However there are a lot of pubs, shopping centers, gyms, or even ice rink which you may want to try. read more

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14th January 2021

The town is better than...

The town is better than I thought read more

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14th January 2021

There’s everything here...

There’s everything here which is very convenient read more

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10th December 2020

Small, many green spaces,...

Small, many green spaces, good time read more

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25th November 2020

This is a good city....

This is a good city. There's a lot to see and it's impossible to get lost! read more

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25th November 2020

Amazing place for every...

Amazing place for every student to stay read more

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member549966
19th July 2020

Study inn accommodation...

Study inn accommodation : Old, dark room, uncomfortable bed, sofa broken, worst desk chair ever, house keeping once 1 month, the fire alarm test every week scares me every time, tooooo many doors, otherwise staff are friendly. read more

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17th July 2020

It's a great city, and...

It's a great city, and all the facilities are convenient. read more

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22nd June 2020

Coventry is not the best...

Coventry is not the best city to live in the UK in terms of having fun. For me as a muslim, I found a lot of Muslims here who helped me in finding a place for my prayers and for my Islamic diet (Halal). So, I found a lot of support. read more

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16th June 2020

it really depends on...

it really depends on what you plan to do. read more

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11th June 2020

City center has all the...

City center has all the necessary stores within a walkable distance. read more

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10th June 2020

Coventry hasnt got much...

Coventry hasnt got much life compared to london or birmingham but its quiet and isolated but still central read more

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9th June 2020

good place to visit but...

good place to visit but too dangerous to live. read more

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7th June 2020

Boring boring boring...

Boring boring boring boring boring. read more

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member849089
5th June 2020

Cheap but super boring...

Cheap but super boring and the city centre is dull concrete mess. read more

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4th June 2020

A warm city, if there...

A warm city, if there is a chance, I am willing to work and live here forever. It is a pity that I must continue to fight in other cities for my future, and wish me and Coventry better and better. read more

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1st June 2020

looking forward to what...

looking forward to what they do with the city next year for city of culture 2021 if i'm still here read more

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1st June 2020

Not the most lively student...

Not the most lively student city, but I love that it is not overwhelmingly big yet has every shop you could need within walking distance of most accomodation. read more

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27th May 2020

quite convenient transportation...

quite convenient transportation around city centre, but not quite convenient while travelling to suburb area read more

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member748666
25th May 2020

City centre is very close...

City centre is very close to the university, so can always pop in if need too. Loads of places out to eat and bus services are everywhere. And if you ever want to go else where, Birmingham is only a 20 minute journey on a train or can get bus! read more

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22nd May 2020

In terms of transportation,...

In terms of transportation, bus station was nearby my accommodation and from university campus making it convenient for me to go home. The clubs are useful nearby. Decent selection of food places in Coventry and shopping centre is within walking distance. read more

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member1348563
21st May 2020

Coventry is full with...

Coventry is full with international students , from different backgrounds. However, there is a lack of entertainment and shopping centers. Sometimes it feels dull as well ,but this is more subjective. read more

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19th May 2020

Cannon lark shopping...

Cannon lark shopping centre is good also the retail park with Sainsbury read more

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member848428
18th May 2020

Nice place to live, peaceful...

Nice place to live, peaceful area with a many options for nightlife read more

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13th May 2020

i live far from the city...

i live far from the city centre so it is not that convenient to shop. but the train station nearby is a plus. read more

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25th April 2020

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24th April 2020

Bus routes are great...

Bus routes are great to campus from Tile Hill read more

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19th April 2020

i've lived here my whole...

i've lived here my whole life and it's the same as always haha read more

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member947400
17th April 2020

An upcoming student city...

An upcoming student city it is nice to live here and as a whole I feel safe most of the time read more

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member1147352
16th April 2020

there's a reason for...

there's a reason for the saying 'sent to coventry' read more

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21st March 2020

Handy for travel. Plenty...

Handy for travel. Plenty of shops to shop in. Cheap enough city overall. read more

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member446062
24th February 2020

Coventry is an awful...

Coventry is an awful city, sorry. Hardly any big stores eg tescos or asda. Sainburys is very expensive and low quality. Coventry is unsafe and if you explore outside of campus, please take someone with you as there are many people on drugs wondering the streets read more

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20th February 2020

Coventry has a lot of...

Coventry has a lot of history, plenty of restaurants. read more

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31st January 2020

Transport is convenient,...

Transport is convenient, food is good and global, not very safe to go out at night read more

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26th January 2020

I used to live in a massive...

I used to live in a massive city so in a way i had higher expectations for coventry, but it does the job and has everything you need. read more

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24th January 2020

If only the accomodation...

If only the accomodation was cheap read more

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15th January 2020

No problems with the...

No problems with the city. It’s like small Birmingham. read more

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21st November 2019

I’ve lived in and around...

I’ve lived in and around Coventry my whole life, and whilst it may have its imperfections, it is a city with rich history and a great atmosphere read more

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3rd October 2019

has bus leave from the...

has bus leave from the campus, but still far from everywhere, though you could still find everything you need in those small shops, or just order a truck of Tesco with your friends read more

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24th September 2019

Area was pretty cheap...

Area was pretty cheap overall but transport is still bad as the Uks transport usually is. read more

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10th May 2019

Good location and good...

Good location and good reception services. read more

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10th May 2019

Good reception services....

Good reception services. And a good location that only 3 minutes to the train station. read more

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8th July 2015

We have a nandos. what...

We have a nandos. what more do you even need read more

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8th July 2015

Although a much quieter...

Although a much quieter place compared to London, Coventry provides enough for a comfortable student life! read more

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7th July 2015

Good shopping area. Easy...

Good shopping area. Easy to get to from Warwick Uni. read more

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27th June 2015

Slightly rough in some...

Slightly rough in some areas, high variety of takeaways, read more

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10th June 2015

Great place to be but...

Great place to be but public transport really brings it down, hard to get use to eerily closing times if you are from london read more

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22nd April 2015

Coventry is grim. its...

Coventry is grim. its dark, depressing, and unfortunately the nearest town to Warwick University meaning we have no choice but to go there, unless we make the longer trek to Leamington Spa. Which is beautiful. read more

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22nd April 2015

Great area, super close...

Great area, super close to the uni-so you're able to get them 10 mins extra in bed everyone needs ;) great people, really good nights out, music taste to suit everyone and cheap drinks-great for us students :) read more

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21st April 2015

The cost of living in...

The cost of living in Coventry is alright, it is expensive a times but cheap as well, the shopping centre here is good but not as good compare to Birmingham shopping centre. The night out not really sure because I don't go out the public transport the same thing because I use taxi to most places and the uni is really close to me so yeah that's all about Coventry. read more

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21st April 2015

Very student orientated...

Very student orientated city, food shopping a bit expensive if you don't want to do it online as only sainsburys is close by without a car but I love it here! Plenty of shops in west orchards and good night life, something going on most days of the week! read more

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cwels4d
26th March 2015

Everything is in walking...

Everything is in walking distance so it's easy to get around without a car. Loads of shops. Cathedral grounds are really pretty. Lots of good places to eat out independent and chain. There is a lot of good Chinese restaurants, and quite a few Italian restaurants too. read more

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The city isn't all that exciting. There is not always something going on, but the city is what you make of it. The city could have more cultural events and festivals. There are not many clubs or bars. The clubs they have are quite good depending on what nights you go out, but after you have been to them a lot they do get a bit boring.

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19th January 2015

Coventry has a city centre...

Coventry has a city centre with all the high street shops you can imagine and also lots of independent businesses. There are loads of kebab, chicken and pizza takeaways available but if you're looking for more classy eating out, you'll struggle to find it read more

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Theres only two real popular night clubs, these are Kasbah and JJ's but Birmingham is only £3 and 30 minutes away with hundreds of different options.

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