University of East Anglia


2nd in the UK for overall student satisfaction in Finance (National Student Survey 2018)

Teaching excellence at a top UK university

University of East Anglia (UEA) is an internationally renowned, campus-based university in England. It is situated in beautiful parkland on the outskirts of the vibrant city of Norwich, which is located just two hours from London and one hour from Cambridge by train. We consistently rank highly in national league tables and our teaching has been recognized for being of the highest standard and ranked Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017.

With more than 200 courses available, across Humanities, Medicine and Health, Science and Engineering and Social Science, UEA offer a vast range of degrees. We are also dedicated to helping you plan your future career and offer a number of opportunities to support you in achieving your long term goals.

At UEA, we are proud of our thriving social scene with an on-campus live music venue, which also offers weekly club nights and events. Making friends and getting involved in social activities is easy with 200 active sport clubs and societies to join. Whether you’re into tennis, netball, magic or maths – there are plenty of opportunities to try new things, develop your hobby and meet like-minded people.

When you join UEA, you’ll become part of a world-leading research university that is ranked 10th in the UK for the quality of its research outputs (Times Higher REF 2014 analysis). You will be part of a diverse community and meet people from all walks of life. At UEA you could be part of history in the making.

Schools/faculties and courses

Note: All except those in the School of Health and Medicine. (E.g. Medicine, physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Nursing are not eligible).

Facts about the university

Notable alumni include Nobel prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro and Doctor Who actor, Matt Smith.

The Actuarial Science degree programmes are accredited by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries offering exemptions in the Actuarial professional exams.

Excellent sports facilities as ranked by Sport England (Quest 2018).

Top 15 UK university (Times/Sunday Times 2019).

Hear from our students

UEA offers exemptions in the Actuarial professional exams and it has close links with Aviva, who has a headquarters located in the heart of Norwich. Growing up in Singapore taught me how to adapt in a fast paced environment, that is also part of the reason why I chose Norwich. You will never have a lack of things to do during the weekends. You can bowl, watch a movie, go shopping or even boating on the Norfolk Broads, which is just a short train ride away. There are larger cities which are relatively close to Norwich as well, such as Cambridge and London, and they are just a single train ride away. If you are deciding if you should come to UEA, don’t hesitate any further, I guarantee you would have the time of your life throughout your studies at UEA.

picture of Eugene Zhang Yuting, undergraduate student (2nd year), BSc Actuarial Sciences with a Year in Industry. Eugene Zhang Yuting, undergraduate student (2nd year), BSc Actuarial Sciences with a Year in Industry.
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