Clearing success story: Coventry
Read about students' experiences of getting a place through Clearing to at Coventry University.
Oluwafunbi came through Clearing to study Law at Coventry.
"When it comes to Clearing, don’t be scared. The people on the Clearing hotline are so helpful and they want to make sure you get the best pathway possible."
Since studying her course, Oluwafunbi has had support to get involved in working in an area she's interested in.
“Through one of my lecturers I was able to secure work at the Coventry Law Centre in Immigration Law – which is something I want to get into. The university were really helpful in me applying for the opportunity.”
Arsh Shaikh, a BA Financial Economics student, got his place through Clearing.
He has gone on to have a successful placement year at Siemens, visit five countries on overseas experiences, and get a first-class degree. In particular, he has loved being involved in the students’ union.
“The students’ union here is awesome; I have not seen one like Coventry’s anywhere else. In my final year I was awarded Undergraduate Student of the Year in the annual CUSU awards – it was the perfect end to my time as a student!”
Iga came to Coventry through Clearing to study International Finance and Accounting BA.
She chose to study at Coventry University's London campus.
“I knew I wanted to study either in either London or at home in Belfast. With my research completed, I began phoning universities and when I spoke with Coventry University London and looked at the course, I knew it was for me.”