University of East Anglia

About University of East Anglia

University of East Anglia (UEA) is located in on a beautiful 320 acres parkland campus close to the city centre of the cathedral city of Norwich, which has been named as the 3rd safest student city in the UK (Telegraph 2015). It is home to Norwich Research Park, one of Europe’s biggest community of researchers in the area of environment, health and plant science.

Norwich is one of the most vibrant, historic and attractive cities in Europe, and is easily accessible by road, rail, bus, coach and air. Norwich International Airport offers direct flights to and from UK and international destinations, and London is less than 2 hours away by train.

The university offers one of the UK’s best study experiences with to its unique combination of an award-winning campus, thriving social life, and international reputation for academic excellence. UEA has consistently been rated as one of the best universities for student experience in the UK, and were recently voted as having the UK’s best campus environment (Times Higher Education 2016).

UEA was the first UK University to offer courses in Creative Writing, Environmental Science and Development Studies, and have been pioneering in these areas till now. The University offers a full range of Foundation, Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research courses across four faculties  – including Arts and Humanities, Medicine and Health Sciences, Science and Social Sciences.

UEA is a World Top 100 university for Research Excellence (Leiden Ranking 2016) with a global reputation for ground-breaking research, world-class teaching and some of the happiest students in the UK. It is one of Britain's premier research and teaching universities and is committed to achieving international standards of excellence.

UEA’s campus has won more than 20 architectural awards and ongoing multi-million pound investment continues to enhance our teaching and research facilities. Almost everything you could need is available on site – there’s a large food shop, post office and bakery, a bank, a 24-hour laundrette, restaurants, bars and even a Waterstones bookshop, plus a major European art gallery (SCVA).

University of East Anglia ranking, facts & figures

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Norwich (England)

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Why choose to study in University of East Anglia

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a  pioneering British university leading the way in fields like climate change, social work, creative writing, international development and more. Over the years UEA has grown to become a world-class university with state-of-the-art facilities and award winning buildings, including the iconic Grade 2 listed architecture that forms its foundation. It is an internationally renowned university based in a campus that provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to students.


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