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The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a campus-based university in Norwich with a global reputation for its excellent academic, social and cultural facilities, delivered to more than 15,000 students from over 80 countries, with over 4,000 making up its postgraduate community.

The University prides itself on the quality of its research, being part of Norwich Research Park, one of the largest communities of researchers in Europe, leading the way with research in areas including the environment, health, and plant science.

Facilities on campus include Britain’s greenest building, The Enterprise Centre, plus the University Sportspark, which has an Olympic-sized swimming pool. There’s also the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, a famous public art museum situated right on campus, beside UEA’s picturesque lake. With Norwich being England’s first UNESCO City of Literature, it’s no surprise that the Uni also hosts an international Literary Festival, which has featured world renowned authors such as Ian McEwan, Kazuo Ishiguro and Anne Enright (all alumni of UEA's Creative Writing course).

Postgraduate students at the University are joining an institution that has ranked in the top ten for the quality of its research (REF2014), 15th in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017, and 12th in the Complete University Guide’s 2017 League Table – making 2017 a highly successful year.

UEA aims for the information regarding its courses on this website to be as accurate as possible however, the information described is regularly reviewed and may, with good reason, be subject to change without notice. Therefore, in order to confirm the accuracy of any course content in relation to UEA, please go to UEA’s website or get in contact with the university.

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About the University of East Anglia UEA

The University of East Anglia (UEA) ranks tenth in the UK for the quality of its research output, with 82% per cent of its research classified as 'world-leading' or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework (2014). The University has on offer a range of postgraduate programmes covering numerous subject areas.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2016

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2016

This University

40% Part Time
60% Full Time

All universities (avg)

37% Part Time
63% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2016


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2016

10,515 Undergraduate
4,790 Postgraduate

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Source: HESA, 2016


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