The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a campus based, research university situated in the city of Norwich, UK. It is ranked 25th in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2021. The university's academic excellence is further endorsed by its gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (2017-2020), the highest ranking for teaching quality. It offers outstanding academic, social and cultural facilities to over 15,000 students, including more than 3,500 international students from over 100 countries. Located in the city of Norwich, it provides the perfect balance between academic excellence and student experience.
The university boasts a stunning campus, built on 200 hectares of parkland on the outskirts of the historic yet vibrant city of Norwich. Located under 2 hours from London by train, Norwich is often recognised as one of the best places to live in the UK (Times 2019). State-of-the-art facilities include a public art museum known as the Sainsbury Centre, complete with work by artists such as Pablo Picasso, Henry Moore, Francis Bacon and Amedeo Modigliani, to name a few. There is also the campus Sportspark – one of only three university sports centres in the country to be recognised for its excellent facilities in a national award (Quest, 2018), supported by Sport England.
Students have the opportunity to get involved in over 200 clubs and societies run by the Students' Union at UEA. Not only do these allow for students to explore their interests and skills, but there are plenty of chances to meet new people and enhance your career.
International students play a vital part of the life of UEA, and the university offers both a warm welcome and continued student support during and after study. At UEA, students are taught by experts in their subjects at a highly respected university. Students have access to courses, support and facilities tailored to their needs, including the Language Buddy Support Scheme to help students practice their language skills.