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University of East Anglia UEA

About University of East Anglia UEA

The University of East Anglia (UEA) was founded in 1963, and is a public research university in Norwich, England. Located in  320 acres of parkland, in Norwich's eastern Anglian cathedral. It is home to Norwich Research Park, one of Europe's largest group of environmental, health, and plant science researchers. 

The university has four departments and offers a variety of History to Occupational Therapy undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

The university has recently been ranked 21st in the United Kingdom by The Complete University Guide, 23rd by The Times and Sunday Times and 30th by The Guardian.

University of East Anglia UEA Faciliti in Campus

  • Careers Centre 
  • Catering facilities 
  • Multifaith Centre 
  • Counselling 
  • Disabled facilities 
  • Library 
  • Medical Centre 
  • Nursery 
  • Public art museum 
  • Shopes

University of East Anglia UEA Location Specialities 

  • The campus is set in 320 acres of rolling parkland, just two miles from the center of Norwich, the first UNESCO city of literature in England.
  • Norwich is one of Europe's most lively, historic, and fashionable towns, and is easily reachable by road, rail, bus, coach and air.
  • Accommodation
  • UEA has a first year accommodation guarantee for undergraduate students who choose UEA as their firm preference.
  • East Anglia University provides some of UK's lowest cost lodging at universities.

University of East Anglia UEA Ranking

  • 23rd in the Times University Guide 2020
  • 30th in the Guardian University Guide 2020
  • 314th in the QS World University Rankings 2020

Teaching Quality

Rated Gold (highest rating) in the new Teaching Excellence Framework .

University of East Anglia UEA Academic Divisions

  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Arts and Humanities
  • Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Social Sciences

Why University of East Anglia

  • Teaching Excellence
  • Awarded Gold rating for  teaching in 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rankings
  • Location
  • UEA is in East Anglia, a region of outstanding natural beauty, and Norway is UK’s first UNESCO City of Literature.
  • Employability
  • 94% of students are employed or in higher education six months after graduation; 
  • 24/7 Library 
  • the Library is open 7 days a week 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

How to Reach University of East Anglia UEA? Or Travel

  • East Anglia University is within easy reach by road, rail and air. It is well served by Norwich International Airport, and train from London is less than two hours away.
  • Norwich is situated in the heart of eastern Anglia, about 1 hour from Cambridge and 2 hours from London by rail. It has its own international airport, as well as excellent transport links.
  • A good local bus network operates in the area,

University of East Anglia Tuition Fees

Courses Duration Tuition Fees
MBA (1 Courses) 12 month GBP
Engineering (1 Courses) 3 year GBP 18200
Science (6 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 21700
Arts (2 Courses) 3 year GBP 17100 - GBP 21700
Law (1 Courses) 3 year GBP
Information Technology (IT) (4 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 21700
Management (5 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 17100

University of East Anglia Entry Requirements

Courses Exam
Engineering IELTS
Information Technology (IT) IELTS , PTE
Management IELTS , PTE
Media Films IELTS , PTE
Science IELTS , PTE

University of East Anglia UEA Financial Aids/Scholarships

Different kinds of country specific scholarships are available to Indian students based on the level of study as well as international student scholarships. These are as follows:

  • India Undergraduate Scholarship (4,000 GBP to students with course fee of 15,900 GBP; 6,000 GBP to students enrolled in a course with fee of 20,200 GBP)
  • India Postgraduate Scholarship (4,000 GBP to students meeting university requirements and 5,000 GBP to students with 65% or higher)
  • British Council Great Scholarship (15,000 GBP to one Indian student)

Famous Aluminis

  • Greg James BC Radio 1 presenter, 
  • Ian McEwan Booker Prize winner  
  • Kazuo Ishiguro  Nobel Prize in Literature.2017

University of East Anglia UEA English Proficiency Test Score

All the international applicants who do not belong to the United Kingdom or do not belong to any other English speaking nation need to prove their proficiency in English by submitting their IELTS/TOEFL or equivalent score. The minimum requirements levels of various acceptable tests for admission to undergraduate courses are given below.

Test Minimum Required Score
PTE Academic 50
Password 6.0
Cambridge English 169
DET 100

University of East Anglia UEA English Language Requirements :


  • IELTS – 6.0 or equivalent, with no modules less than 5.5
  • TOEFL – 79 overall and a minimum of 17 in Writing and Listening, 18 in Reading and 20 in Speaking
  • PTE – 50 overall and a minimum of 42 in all components.


  • IELTS – 6.5 or equivalent, with no modules less than 6.0
  • TOEFL – 88 overall and a minimum of 19 in Writing and Listening, 20 in Reading and 21 in Speaking.
  • PTE – 58 overall and a minimum of 50 in all components.

The Requirements may Defer for few Programs.

For more Details on Entry Requirements, Click HERE.

University of East Anglia UEA Highlights

College Type Public
Campus setting Mini-city
Work-study program Yes
English Language Proficiency score TOEFL/IELTS
Financial Aid Yes
Mode of Payment
Housing capacity 3,500 fully furnished rooms

University of East Anglia UEA Average Tuition Fees And Other Expenses

Following are the tuition fees applicable to overseas students applying for the respective course:

Course Undergraduate Fee (GBP) Postgraduate Fee (GBP)
School of Economics 15,900 17,215
School of Art, Media and American Studies 15,900 16,1400
School of Biological Sciences 20,200 19,800
School of Law 15,900 16,400
School of Pharmacy 20,200 19,800
School of Psychology 15,900 16,400
School of Engineering 20,200 16,400
Norwich Business School 15,900 19,950


Description On-Campus Accommodation (first year) Privately-rented accommodation (second year onwards)
Accommodation £79.45 to £170.80 per week (including electricity, Internet, gas and water). 
Rent £170 £80
Gas & Electric Included £10
Water Included £3
Internet Included £5
Food £50 £50
Mobile Phone £5 (based on £20 monthly bill) £5
Toiletries £5 £5
Laundry £2 Washing machine in house
Travel £10 £20
Social Life £40 £40
Clothing £10 £10
WEEKLY TOTAL £287 £228


Know more about Studying in UK

Tuition Fees in UK (1st Year Average) MS: £17276 | MBA: £17276 | BE/Btech: £16632 | BBA: £15130 | BSc: £16632 | MFin: £19000 | MA: £15560 | MIM: £18241 | MEM: £16950 | MArch: £14271 | BHM: £12662 | MIS: £15344 | MEng: £12876 | MBBS: £28865| MPharm: £15452
Average Accomodation & Food Costs in UK £850 to £1,050 a month
Entrance Exams in UK TOEFL: 88 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 59 | GMAT: 590
Work and Study in UK Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.
Post Study Work Permit in UK 2 Year after graduation depending on the course.
Cost of Student Visa in UK £348
Student Visa in UK Your nationality, duration of your stay and purpose of your stay are the three essential factors for UK visa. For Non-EU students UK visa is mandatory.
Intakes in UK There are mainly two intakes in UK: January/February & September/October.
Top Job Sectors in UK IT Engineering, Product Design, Mobile Development, Designers, Logistics, etc.
Economy in UK Growth Rate: 1.3% (2018) 1.4% (2019) 1.4% (2020e), 6th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal

University of East Anglia UEA Average Tuition Fee Per Year


£ 12,000


£ 14,000

Costs per year

Overall cost of living

£ 4,500

Campus accommodation

£ 2,500

Please note that fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.