University of East Anglia

  • Established in 1963
  • Placed 3rd in the 2010 National Student Survey among mainstream English universities for student satisfaction.
  • The stunning campus, just 15 minutes from the centre of Norwich, has won over 20 awards for architecture.
  • The fine city of Norwich combines heritage charm with 21st century attitude and is rated as one of the top ten shopping venues in the UK.
  • Top in the Independent and Complete University Guide 2008 league table for sports facilities. The Sportspark is the biggest indoor sports centre in Britain and has an Olympic-sized pool.
  • Home to the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, described by the Times University Guide as “perhaps the greatest resource of its type on any university campus”.
  • The Independent says the Student Union gig roster is “like pop music’s roll of honour, with the biggest names performing each year and other students’ unions wondering how on earth they manage it”.
  • A reputation for innovative courses: the pioneering Environmental Sciences and International Development Schools bring together experts from a number of fields to work collaboratively.
  • Nearly 90 per cent of research was rated of international excellence in the latest (2008) Research Assessment Exercise, with over 50 per cent ‘world leading’.
  • Norwich has the 4th greatest concentration of ‘most highly cited researchers’ in the UK, after London, Oxford and Cambridge - thanks to the University and its Norwich Research Park partners.
  • 3rd in the world for Geoscience research after Harvard and Princeton. (Thomson Reuters Essential Science Indicators 2009)


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