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Each year, at the end of September, UEA alumni around the world get together to celebrate the University's anniversary on or around the 29th September. Events can be as formal or informal as you wish, and the alumni office is here to offer support and publicise your reunion.

If you're looking for inspiration, take a look at the videos and photos below from some of our 2016 events.

Alumni in Ghana made this fantastic video at their event last year! And photos from some of last year's events are here on our website, or on our Facebook page

So far, events are planned in the following locations:

Beijing, China Host: Haobo Lu
Delhi, India Saturday 23 September Host: Ramkishan Singh  
Berlin, Germany Host: Janine Azzam  
Billeracy, UK Host: James Blower  
Kandy, Sri Lanka Host: Dinendra Senaratne    
Kathmandu, Nepal Host: Arjun Adhikari  
Lagos, Nigeria Host: Olasoji Fagbola  
London, UK Host: Patrick Meehan    
Manila, Philipines Host: Nick Hilton
Mumbai, India Sunday 17 September. Host: Sudesh Kumar 
Nairobi, Kenya Host: David Mchembere
Tokyo, Japan Host: Hishashi Takanashi 

To find out more about the Global Gathering or express your interest in hosting an event please contact Claire Eden at

There's no such thing as too small for a reunion – even if it’s just two of you! If you’re with another UEA graduate on 29 September we’d love to hear from you. Post your photos using ‪#‎UEAGG2017‬ or email them in to us at alumni@uea.ac.uk and let us know what you’re doing on UEA’s birthday!