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  University of Warwick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The University of Warwick is one of Britain's most successful universities, with an international reputation for academic excellence.
Warwick University is situated on an attractive campus, just on the edge of the city of Coventry.
There is plenty else to explore near by the University; Stratford upon Avon, world famous as the birthplace of William Shakespeare, Warwick Castle - the finest medieval fortress in the country, Leamington Spa - an attractive regency spa town, and Kenilworth Castle, one of England's most dramatic and romantic ruined castles dating from 1120.
www.studyabroad.com /suny/brockport/england/universities/england_war.html   (369 words)

  
  University of Warwick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The University of Warwick is one of the leading universities in the United Kingdom.
A campus university, it was established in 1965 as part of a government initiative to expand access to higher education; it is located in Coventry, 5 km (3 miles) southwest of the centre of the city, and not in Warwick as its name suggests.
Warwick is particularly well placed to benefit from Top-Up Fees as it is one of the few universities to meet its target, set by the Higher Education Funding Council for England, for the proportion of students enrolled from state schools (86%).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_Warwick   (3390 words)

  
 Warwick University of - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Warwick, University of, institution of higher education near Coventry, central England.
The University of Warwick is in fact in Coventry in the West Midlands.
Aston University, the University of Birmingham, and the University of Central England (until 1992 Birmingham Polytechnic) are all situated in...
uk.encarta.msn.com /Warwick_University_of.html   (117 words)

  
 University of Warwick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Of all the universities founded in the UK since 1945, Warwick is the only one to have joined the top six group of Research Universities in Britain.
Warwick is situated on a 500-acre campus on the edge of Coventry.
Warwick has a student population of approximately 10,500 full-time students, of whom 2,500 come from outside of the U.K. Although the number of students is larger than UR, the student faculty ratio is very similar.
oncampus.richmond.edu /academics/international/Studyabroad/urprograms/warwick.html   (874 words)

  
 WARWICK BUSINESS SCHOOL - UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK
The Warwick MBA is an academic experience embedded in a philosophy that values flexibility, relevance, currency, applicability and the international dimension.
In addition, Warwick is one of only two UK business schools to be a member of the Program in International Management, a global network of reputed business schools that collaborate closely on exchange programmes.
It is a department of the highly-rated University of Warwick, and is sited on an attractive and spacious parkland campus with the full range of social, cultural and sporting facilities.
www.ceebd.co.uk /ceeed/un/uk/warwickmba.htm   (879 words)

  
 University of Warwick News
A University of Warwick student is set to big it up as a DJ after making it through to the semi-finals of a national DJ competition.
Warwick University graduates are being urged to join a campaign against plans to force students to own their own lap-top computer.
Students at the University of Warwick are almost literally burning the midnight oil, they have persuaded the University to keep its library open for reference and private study from 9.30pm to midnight each weekday night during term.
www.cwn.org.uk /education/university-of-warwick/index.html   (2821 words)

  
 Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University : IFSA-Butler Programs : England : University of Warwick
Ranked as one of the top U.K. universities for both teaching and research, this university of 10,200 offers top-notch academics and a commitment to integrating study abroad students into the student body.
Warwick's seminar/tutorial system means that your large seminar classes are augmented by small group sessions with your instructor and fellow students outside of class.
The university's research focus has created outstanding science departments, and the business and economics departments are among the best in the U.K. Also consider the well-respected English or sociology programs.
www.ifsa-butler.org /programs/england/warwick   (277 words)

  
 'Super Broccoli' takes brassica family to Chelsea Flower Show
Warwick HRI, the University of Warwick's plant research Department, has created a stand at the world famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London this week.
The Warwick HRI researchers are well equipped to change that situation as they have one of the largest gene banks of vegetable brassicas in the world.
The Warwick HRI team have begun to experiment with expanding the range of designer oils available by cross breeding the oil seed rape with other brassicas.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2006-05/uow-sb051906.php   (623 words)

  
 The Warwick Boar - News: University divided over £85 million gamble   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
However, when the Vice-Chancellor called departmental heads to the University Senate to vote on proceeding with a feasibility study earlier this term, it was revealed that the SEDB would only provide £10m worth of funding, with the University taking on an £85m debt.
A University source opposed to the project has alleged that the Vice-Chancellor, thought to be set to retire in approximately two years, is keen to "create a legacy for himself", even if this involves "mortgaging the future of the University."
The University plans to spend £400,000 on 'external expenditure' for the feasibility study, in addition to the £75,000 already handed to the Asia Exploratory Group.
www.warwickboar.co.uk /boar/news/university_divided_over__million_gamble   (833 words)

  
 Singabloodypore - Warwick lecturers vote against Singapore campus - Singabloodypore
Senior lecturers at Warwick University in the UK have voted against setting up a branch campus in Singapore due to worries about limits on academic freedom, dealing a possible setback to the city-state's ambitions to become a regional hub for higher education.
Warwick and Australia's University of New South Wales are the only two foreign universities selected by Singapore's Economic Development Board to set up a full-scale campus.
Warwick recently sent a letter to EDB asking that its students in Singapore be exempt from strict laws limiting freedom of assembly, speech and the press, and the removal of bans on homosexuality and certain religious practices on campus.
singabloodypore.blogspot.com /2005/10/warwick-lecturers-vote-against.html   (1901 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/warwickuniversity
Warwick is a place to be at home, to study, and to play.
Despite being called the University of Warwick, we are actually nearer to the City of Coventry than the town of Warwick.
The University is located in the heart of England, 3 miles from Coventry and on the border with Warwickshire.
myspace.com /warwickuniversity   (1104 words)

  
 University of Warwick
Founded in 1965, the University of Warwick is currently ranked among the top institutions in the United Kingdom.
The self contained campus is located at the edge of Coventry (population 303,900) which is the 10 th largest city in the UK and is 80 minutes from London by train.
The university boasts the Warwick Arts Centre, is the focus of cultural life for the campus and the entire region.
www.georgetown.edu /programs/oip/os/sites/ukeire/warwick.htm   (278 words)

  
 Education UK - Innovative. Individual. Inspirational.
Warwick is consistently ranked as a top 10 UK university by all of the well known university league tables.
Warwick also offers excellent sports facilities for activities ranging from traditional outdoor sports such as rugby, hockey and tennis to the indoor challenge of the ‘Bear Rock’ climbing room.
Warwick also has one of the largest Students’ Unions in the country with over 200 societies, 70 plus sports clubs, seven bars, five catering outlets, its own radio and TV station, cinema, student newspaper and much more.
www.educationuk.org /pls/hot_bc/bc_profile.page_pls_profile_details?x=&y=&a=81&z=3771&p_lang=31   (575 words)

  
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The establishment of the University of Warwick was given approval by the government in 1961 and received its Royal Charter of Incorporation in 1965.
The idea for a university in Coventry was mooted shortly after the conclusion of the Second World War but it was a bold and imaginative partnership of the City and the County which brought the University into being on a 400 acre site jointly granted by the two authorities.
Warwick was the first research-led University to give priority to widening participation and to lifelong learning and cultivates close and productive links with its local and regional community.
www.topuniversities.com /scorecard/modules/school_search/search_school_details.php?voidsess&sch_id=882   (831 words)

  
 Warwick University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Many UK universities use the bulk upload facilities of Athens to create usernames from a list of approved individuals from another data source.
The University of Warwick is consistently ranked in the Top Ten UK Universities.
All members of the University register online for their campus login, and can elect to register online for Athens at the same time, or at a later date.
www.athensams.net /customers/casestudies/casestudy_warwick.aspx   (370 words)

  
 Artificial Snot Enhances Electronic Nose
Researchers at The University of Warwick and Leicester University have used an artificial snot (nasal mucus) to significantly enhance the performance of electronic noses.
However the University of Warwick and Leicester University team have found a way to replicate in their electronic devices how the natural nose’s mucus enhances our sense of smell.
University of Warwick researcher Professor Julian Gardner says: “Our artificial mucus not only offers improved odour discrimination for electronic noses it also offers much shorter analysis times than conventional techniques”.
www2.warwick.ac.uk /newsandevents/pressreleases/artificial_snot_enhances   (427 words)

  
 University of Warwick | Higher | EducationGuardian.co.uk
The first fact to know about Warwick is that it's not in Warwick.
Warwick does have its own castle, though, so you might like to go there for a daytrip.
Consistently rated among the best universities in the country, Warwick is something of a leader in the academic field, with innovative approaches to community involvement and widening participation.
education.guardian.co.uk /higher/universityguide/profile/story/0,9988,491855,00.html   (163 words)

  
 OSI/FCO Chevening/University of Warwick Scholarships   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The scholarships, which are offered for a period of twelve months, are designed to enable scholars to pursue a taught postgraduate course at the University of Warwick.
Each scholarship provides twelve months’ tuition fees at the University of Warwick, a stipend to cover living costs (for one person only), and return air travel from the scholar’s home country.
These forms are deliberately different from the university's standard forms so that the University of Warwick can easily recognize them as part of a competition application.
www.soros.org /initiatives/scholarship/focus_areas/uk/warwick   (669 words)

  
 Web site terms and conditions, University of Warwick
Warwick's web pages contain links to many external web sites which are not affiliated with the University of Warwick.
The University is not responsible for and has no control over these sites, and links to external sites should not be taken as a recommendation or endorsement of the external site's information, products or services.
The University of Warwick recognises that personal privacy is an important issue, and we support the protection of internet privacy as required by UK legislation.
www2.warwick.ac.uk /terms   (586 words)

  
 Undergraduate Warwick, University of Warwick
Most employed university leavers are in graduate-level jobs four years after graduation, a research study into the early careers of graduates revealed today.
Warwick Visits comprise a talk about the University by a Recruitment Officer and a tour of the campus by one of our student helpers.
If you decide to apply to Warwick and are made an offer, you are likely to be invited to a departmental open day, most of which take place in the spring term.
blogs.warwick.ac.uk /undergrad   (1193 words)

  
 Warwick: DCS: General
New RCUK fellow joins Department Yulia Timofeeva is now a member of the Department as well as the Centre for Complexity Science.
Student website receives IEEE Computer Society honourable mention Students at Warwick University created a website celebrating the LEO computer as part...
Postgraduate scholarships: November deadline A joint application form is now available for Warwick Postgraduate Research Fellowship, Overseas Research...
www.dcs.warwick.ac.uk   (271 words)

  
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The University of Warwick The University of Warwick is arguably the most successful of the 1960s universities, and has earned an outstanding reputation both for research and teaching.
The University of Warwick has a total student population of over 20,000 of whom approximately 12,000 are undergraduates and almost 7,000 are postgraduates.
In 2005/06 the University provided accommodation for 5800 students on campus, with a further 1600 being accommodated in property off-campus of which the University is head lease-holder.
secure.admin.warwick.ac.uk /webjobs/further/FP3128.doc   (2022 words)

  
 The Warwick Graduates' Association
This site is for alumni (former students) from the University of Warwick, the City of Coventry Training College and Coventry College of Education.
Warwick Graduates' Association is one of the main sponsors of this Event, which includes sponsoring the main Cup for Sports Club of the year.
Dozens of professional actors, directors and poets are joining student actors, directors and poets in a festival at the CAPITAL Centre at the University of Warwick this weekend (12th and 13th May).
www.wgaalumni.co.uk   (853 words)

  
 News and Events
Astrophysicists at the University of Warwick have found an unusual ring of metal-rich gas orbiting very close around a white dwarf star.
However, in none of those three cases could a definite proof of an asteroid origin be made due to the lack of information on the geometry and the chemical abundance of the material found in the vicinity of these stars.
As part of their study, the Warwick team investigated data for 500 additional white dwarfs without finding conclusive evidence for another system harbouring such a disc.
www2.warwick.ac.uk /newsandevents/pressreleases/starring   (791 words)

  
 University of Warwick /|\ Fencing Club
Four members of the University of Warwick Fencing Club took part in the West Midlands Senior Individual Fencing Championships over the weekend of the 25th and 26th March, producing a mixed range of results, including a gold medal.
Following on from her 5th place finish at the BUSA Individuals Champs and a crucial role in the university team's impressive league and trophy run, Anna was among the favourites going in to the event, but the small field of 7 belied some strong opposition.
Fencing is one sport that always runs close and this year was true to form, but once again it was not meant to be as Warwick lost their early lead to go down 132-124.
www.sunion.warwick.ac.uk /fencing   (1889 words)

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