Coventry University

Program Details

Program Location Coventry, United Kingdom
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20307
Duration Spring Semester or
2 Semesters
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Spring 2023 01/16/23 to 04/15/23
Page Links
Click here to apply for this program!
Please Note: Programs may be altered or adapted with little notice


Coventry University

Coventry U is a green campus

Explore the castles of Coventry while studying and receiving credit toward your degree!

Our exchange program with Coventry University offers Purdue Polytechnic Institute and ID students the opportunity to:

  • Enroll in English-taught coursework
  • Live alongside locals and form lifelong relationships

With a strong dedication to applied learning and industry linkages, students at Coventry University have access to state-of-the-art facilities, dynamic and interactive teaching, and coveted internship opportunities. The university welcomes over 27,000 students annually and boasts the largest international student population in the UK.

Located in the heart of England, Coventry offers all of the conveniences of a city with historical attractions like castles, medieval abbeys, and cathedrals at your door step.

For more program information, please visit the program website.


Coventry University

Coventry Cathedral's famous ruins

The program is open to Purdue students in good standing who have completed at least two semesters of university study by the start of the program. Successful candidates will demonstrate academic success, maturity, and a desire to experience another culture.

GPA Requirement: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: none

Purdue Credit

Direct Credit available from the following: [Honors College] [College of Liberal Arts] [Polytechnic Institute]
Specifically from: ID (CLA)

Students interested in completing courses while abroad from Purdue colleges or departments that are not listed above should discuss this with their study abroad advisor before applying to the program.

Academic Program

Language of Instruction: English

Semester Course Load: 12 Purdue Credit Hour minimum 

Courses are best suited for Aviation Management, Biotechnology, Engineering Technology, Computer and Information Technology, and Building Construction Management.

Click here for course information.   


Exchange students live in university housing.

Estimated Program Costs

Students pursuing program participation accept financial responsibility. Purdue will take measures to mitigate financial risks, although will not be liable for loss.
Students should carefully note what costs need to be paid to Purdue University or to a co-sponsor or agency, and what costs need to be paid at the overseas study location.  This will vary by program.

Costs for this program are estimated and subject to change. The cost figures listed below are for: Spring 2023

Costs per semester to be billed by Purdue
You will pay Purdue Tuition Check Tuition
Program Fee $0.00
Purdue International Insurance (per month) $32.00

Approximate additional costs per semester
To be paid by the student.
Round-trip Airfare $1,200.00
Housing $3,000.00
Local Transportation $250.00
Visa $450.00
Books and Supplies $200.00
Meals $2,500.00
Miscellaneous Personal Expenses $0.00 - $2,000.00
Travel Documents (passport, photos) $175.00

Financial Aid

Purdue University financial aid may be applied to the costs of studying abroad. Students interested in receiving financial aid should

NOTE:  Recipients of certain tuition remission and scholarship programs should pay careful attention to the regulations for using those benefits for study abroad.  Ask your financial aid advisor about any limitations.

Click here for a list of scholarships and grants available to assist with the costs of studying overseas.

Application Deadlines

For full consideration, students must submit all supporting documents (typically an essay, transcripts, 1-2 recommendations, and copy of passport) before or by the application deadline.  Popular programs fill quickly, often before the deadline. To ensure a place in a program, apply early.

As soon as a student submits an online application, a My Study Abroad account is created. Applicants should consult this page often to check on the status of the application.

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15

Returnees Information

Coventry University

Modern downtown Coventry

Click below to search for Purdue students who have participated in this program and are willing to be contacted.  If you get no results, you can use the search form to find people who studied in the country you are interested in.


The websites listed below contain information about this program. The accuracy of information at external sites cannot be guaranteed.

For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email