University of East Anglia, [UEA] Norwich, England

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Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ
Estd 1963

Updated on - Feb 06th, 2021 | 02:59 PM By Archana S

Overview Content

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a public research university known to be the first university in the UK to introduce creative writing courses to students. UEA is a leading member of the Norwich Research Park which is one of Europe's biggest concentrations of researchers in the fields of environment, health, and plant science.

When was the University of East Anglia Established?

The University of East Anglia was established in 1963.

Where is the University of East Anglia?

The University of East Anglia is located in Norwich, Norfolk in the United Kingdom. 

The University of East Anglia Accreditation and Affiliations

The University of East Anglia is affiliated with ACU, AMBA, Aurora, Eastern ARC, EUA, Universities UK, and Norwich Research Park. 

Education at the University of East Anglia

UEA offers more than 500 undergraduate and postgraduate degrees to students across the world. The programs and courses are offered across four faculties which are arts and humanities, medicine and health sciences, science, and social sciences. 

Why Choose the University of Anglia?

The University of East Anglia is a leading member of one of Europe's biggest concentrations of researchers in the fields of environment, health, and plant science, known as the Norwich Research Park. UEA has around 17,429 students enrolled over various courses out of which around 2,820 are international students. The University of East Anglia is known for pioneering the semester system of small-group teaching. It offers its students more than 20 options for on-campus accommodation ranging from single, double, suite-type, etc. More than 82% of the UEA research is rated as world-leading or internationally excellent by the UK Government Research Excellence Framework (REF) in 2014. UEA also provides financial aid or international students coming from developing countries.

Faculties, Departments, and Schools at the University of East Anglia 

UEA offers 500+ undergraduate and postgraduate degrees to students across the world. The courses are offered through the various faculties such as the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Faculty of Science, and Faculty of Social Sciences. Different faculties have many schools through which quality education is imparted to the students. The schools and institutes under the different faculties of UEA are:

  1. School of Health Sciences
  2. Norwich Medical School
  3. School of Computing Sciences
  4. School of Engineering
  5. School of Environmental Sciences
  6. School of International Development
  7. Law School
  8. Norwich Business School
  9. School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies
  10. School of History
  11. School of Mathematics
  12. School of Pharmacy

Financial Aid at the University of East Anglia

The University of East Anglia offers country-specific scholarships to Indian students based on the level of study as well as international student scholarships. Some of the scholarships available at UEA have been listed below: 

  • India Undergraduate Scholarship 
  • India Postgraduate Scholarship 
  • British Council of Great Scholarship 

Students Services at the University of East Anglia

UEA offers a variety of support and services to the students to help them in having an enriching college life both on-campus and off-campus. The different amenities provided by the University of East Anglia are:

Disabled Facilities

Financial Support

Study Support

International Student Advice and Support

Library

Student Support Services

Sportspark

Sainsbury Centre

Student Union

Restaurants

Medical Centre

 UEA Accommodation

University Stats

Student Population at the University of East Anglia

UEA offers over 500 courses in various disciplines such as engineering, science, and management, etc. The student enrollment and staff count at the University of East Anglia are given below:

Number of Courses Offered

500+

Student Enrollment

17,429

International Students

2,820

Undergraduate Students

13,300

Postgraduate Students

4,100

The University of East Anglia Rankings

UEA is a globally renowned research university that provides top quality academic, social, and cultural facilities to the students. The league tables and other notable University of East Anglia rankings are listed below:

  • Ranked no. 23 in the UK Top 25 by the Times/ Sunday Times 2020 Good University Guide 2020
  • Ranked no. 21 in the UK Top 25 by the Complete University Guide 2020
  • Ranked in World Top 200 universities by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020
  • Ranked no. 44 for research citations by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020
  • Received Gold ranking from the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

Student-Faculty Ratio

14:1

Male-Female Ratio

14:1

International Students

2820

Total Enrolment

17,429


Admission Details

How can I get into the University of East Anglia?

Admissions for international students to the UEA is done through UCAS for the undergraduate courses. Both undergraduate and graduate international students should submit a personal statement and appear for the admission interview. UEA offers admissions to the programs and courses across four faculties of which are arts and humanities, medicine and health sciences, science, and social sciences. The general prerequisites for admission to UEA are:

  • Official Transcripts of the applicant
  • References and a Personal Statement
  • English Proficiency Test Scores
  • Recent Bank Statements
  • Financial Statement
  • Copy of the passport

Acceptance Rate

Minimum Score
TOEFL Requirements

Min. 79


Minimum Score
IELTS Requirements

Min. 6


Application Website


Accepts Direct Application

yes


Total Applications

18,000


Average Tuition Fees

The tuition fee varies for the different undergraduate, postgraduate taught, and postgraduate research programs at UEA. All the international postgraduate applicants are required to pay a minimum deposit of £2,000 as an international deposit to secure a place at UEA accommodation. The average tuition fees at the UEA for international students are as follows:

Degree Type Tuition Fees
Diploma -
Undergraduate $19,397
Post Graduate $19,956

Application Details

Applications for the UEA are only invited for the Fall semesters for both the undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The undergraduate applications are processed through the UCAS portal and the applications for the graduate courses are done through the official university portal. The international applicants are required to pay £20 for 1 course and £25 for more than 1 course during application. Both undergraduate and graduate applicants are required to submit a personal statement and appear for an admission interview. The deadline for international applications to the University of East Anglia are shown below:

Events Dates
Application Deadline
2021-07-31

Other Fees

What is the Average Annual Cost to attend the University of East Anglia?

The international students are required to pay an international deposit of £2,000 to secure a place as well as accommodation at the UEA. International students need to bear the living expenses in the UK in addition to the tuition fees. Given below are the average accommodation and application fee at UEA:

Average Annual Tuition Fees
$19,397
Average Accommodation
$5,942
Application Fees
£25

Contact Information

For any general inquiries, one can contact +44 (0)1603 456161. For admission-related queries, you can drop a mail to [email protected] or contact +44 (0)1603 591515. Find below the location and other contact details of the University of East Anglia:

Norwich, England

Location

+44-16-0345-6161

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