The University of East Anglia (UEA) is an internationally renowned institution based in the historic City of Norwich, UK. We pride ourselves on teaching and research excellence, as well as our commitment to student satisfaction.
Our dedication to providing world quality education and research is reflected in several global rankings, including the Times Higher Education World Rankings, which put us inside the top 1% of universities globally. Additionally, and the local Times Good University Guide ranks UEA in the top 15 of UK universities.
The medieval city of Norwich, which has been voted one of the world’s best small cities. The city features two cathedrals, a castle, dozens of cobbled streets and lanes straddled by historic architecture whilst modern shopping facilities and entertainment venues blend in effortlessly.
Norwich is home to a permanent covered marketplace, which brings together a blend of local and global food sellers. The city is also enjoying a renaissance period for restaurants and eateries. Residents spend their leisure time in countless parks, six theatres, four cinemas, many traditional pubs, and Carrow Road where Norwich City F.C. play. In addition, Norwich is one of the safest Cities in the UK.
Set in 320 acres of beautiful green parkland, our campus serves 15,000 students from over 120 different nationalities, making your educational experience both quintessentially British and culturally diverse.
UEA campus was designed so that everything you need for living and studying is no more than a few minutes away. Our library is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, providing study space, IT facilities, social, and quiet areas. Students can do their shopping, banking and laundry on our Street, which also houses its own post office.
Our Student Union contributes heavily to our reputation for excellent student experience by offering over 200 different clubs and societies, numerous live gigs, film screenings and club nights. UEA also offers a range of student support services. We are home to one of the UK’s largest indoor sports centres and The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Art – our very own on-campus museum.
Students are guaranteed campus accommodation in their first year. Afterwards, students either choose to apply to remain on campus, or move into a shared accommodation between the university and the city.
Studying with UEA
As with all English degrees, our courses are slightly shorter than much of the rest of the world. Bachelor degrees are completed in three years, Master’s students finish in one year, and Doctoral candidates end in three to three and a half years.
In general, applications are considered on a first come, first served basis. As we are a selective institution, we will close our programmes to new applicants once our cap has been reached. The number of students accepted varies by course of study, so it is best to contact us for further information.