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Spotlight on De

In solidarity with UEA’s Refugee Week, we shone the spotlight onto De, UEA’s first ever University of Sanctuary scholar. He detailed his journey from Syria, his...

Sine Burridge sml

Starting a career in Japan after BA History

Sine Burridge left UEA in 2020 with a BA in History. After going on to attain an additional CELTA qualification, Sine joined the Japan Exchange and Teaching...

Kitty Perrin sml

How studying at UEA kickstarted a career in radio

Kitty Perrin studied BA History and Politics at UEA from 2018-2021. Kitty has since been working as a presenter and producer for BBC Radio Norfolk. Kitty...

Freya Tyrrell sml

Teaching English in Hanoi after UEA

Freya Tyrrell studied BA History from 2014-2017 at UEA. After graduation, Freya travelled to Vietnam to teach English and has been there even since! Freya...

L-R: Shem Jacobs, Katie Smith, Dean J. Smith (small)

Spotlight on the Gloucester shipwreck animation

With the opening this week of the exhibition about the Gloucester warship, we spoke to some of the UEA alumni, staff and students involved in the creation of an...

Richard Tadd

MBA Alumni: Richard Tadd

I chose the full-time MBA over a part-time MBA because I decided it was time for me to make a dramatic change in my career.

Jon Reed

MBA Alumni: Jon Reed

I was drawn to the UEA because of the high calibre of lecturers on the course but also the long list of successful business leaders...

Joe Cook

MBA Alumni: Joe Cook

The Executive MBA is vital for long-term career growth. It provides the skills, knowledge and confidence to explore new opportunities...

Coleman Omoaka

MBA Alumni: Coleman Omoaka

My leadership skills have been drawn majorly from learning on the job (from leading and providing leadership to teams), attending...

Kirandeep Rana

MBA Alumni: Kirandeep Rana

I was ready to rediscover myself, kick start my career up a notch, to stand out from the crowd and to climb up the hierarchical ladder.