The University of East Anglia, founded in the year 1960 starting its first batch after three years with the motto of ‘do different’ is a public research-oriented university offering more than 500 undergraduate and postgraduate degrees to students across the world. 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 16,872 students enrolled in various courses out of which around 2,820 international students are there. The University of East Anglia is known for pioneering the semester system of small-group teaching


  • Ranked 25 The Times 2020.
  • Ranked Featured in World Top 200 Universities by The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked #10 in the UK for the quality of its research.
  • Ranked put in the Times Higher REF 2014 Analysis.




The university is uniquely placed at a 320 acres campus, located in Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom, just two miles from the centre of Norwich, England’s first UNESCO City of Literature.

  • Around 200 active student clubs and societies are there on campus to participate.
  • Some major facilities include the University Sportspark, world famous Sainsbury Centre, iconic Ziggurats, The Square- a gathering place, INTO centre- offering high quality preparation for UG and PG students,


Residence Facilities 


University of East Anglia offers its students more than 20 options for on-campus accommodation ranging from single, double, suite-type, etc.

  • Students are allowed to live off-campus as well and mostly students after their first year tend to move off-campus.
  • Following are the various accommodation options available to undergraduate and postgraduate students based on the type of residence:
    • En Suite Crome Hickling
    • En suite Campus Plus
    • En Suite Campus
    • En Suite Village Plus
    • En Suite Village
    • Two Bedroom Unit
    • Standard Single Ziggurat
    • Standard Campus
    • Standard Twin Ziggurat
    • En Suite Twin
  • Various amenities at residence includes those of food storage, cooking equipment, washing machines, heating and ventilation, drinking water, etc.
  • Almost every residence hall has a kitchen and thus most students cook for themselves.


Programs offered at University of East Anglia


University of East Anglia offers programs for more than 250 undergraduate degrees in BA, BSc, BEng and MChem and over 250 PG courses and a range of PHDs and studentships to choose from.

  • UEA provides these courses across four faculties of Arts and Humanities, Medicine and Health Sciences, Science and Social Sciences. UEA offers pre-university programmes to international students through INTO University of East Anglia and 26 schools under its operation.
  • 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 is known for initiating the first creative writing course in the UK and for its cutting-edge environmental science research.


Application Process


International students must be careful while applying for admission to University of East Anglia University and make sure that they comply with all the general and course specific requirements.

Application Portal: For UG courses- UCAS website and for PG courses- UAE Application

Application Fee: 20 GBP if applying for single course and 25 GBP for multiple courses

Application Deadlines: 31 July 2020 for September 2020 entry

Supporting Documents:

  • Personal statement
  • Letter of reference
  • Full education history by submitting official transcripts from secondary education to current qualification
  • Employment history (if any)
  • Evidence of English proficiency (exemption to students receiving 70% or higher in English in 12th standard in India)
  • Valid passport
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Research proposal for master’s degree

After getting successfully placed at UEA, students are required to make a deposit of 2,000 GBP to secure their admission and accommodation and thereby be eligible to receive CAS to apply for Tier 4 visa.