University of Warwick

The University of Warwick (Warwick) received its Royal Charter in 1965. Warwick is a member of the Russell Group, focused on research and interdisciplinary academia. In 2007, Warwick was permitted to award its own medical degrees for its over 400 medical students enrolled at the Warwick Medical School. Warwick has 29 academic departments and 50 research centers and institutes. Warwick's campus is located in the area of the City of Coventry and borders the County of Warwickshire.

Address
Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
E-mail
k.e.parkes@warwick.ac.uk
Website
http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/
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