UEA is home to more than 4,000 students from outside the UK and we welcome students from Ireland to join our vibrant community.

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Accepted qualifications

  • We welcome applications from students with a range of qualifications, including the International Baccalaureate (IB) and Irish Leaving Certificate.

     

    A level IB Irish Leaving Certificate
    A*AA 35 6 subjects at H2
    AAA 34 6 subjects at H2
    AAB 33 4 subjects at H2, 2 subjects at H3
    ABB 32 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3
    BBB 31 2 subjects at H2, 4 subjects at H3

     

    These are guidelines only. Our course catalogue details the ‘typical’ offers for most courses – you’ll also need to meet our minimum GCSE (or equivalent) requirements and write a personal statement

    If you’re in any doubt about meeting the entry requirements, call our Admissions Service on +44 (0) 1603 591515 or email admissions@uea.ac.uk.

  • All applicants must have at least a 2.1 honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field of study. Entry requirements vary across Schools and courses – please check the details for your specific course.

  • Typically, we ask for at least a 2.1 or Master’s.

    It is normally expected that students wishing to undertake postgraduate research in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities or Social Sciences will hold a relevant Master’s degree.

    Applicants to the Faculty of Science or Medicine and Health Sciences can either have a Master’s degree or a strong Bachelor’s degree, equivalent to UK 2.1 or above.

    These are guidelines only.  Please be sure to check on the 'requirements' tab for your specific course.

Events

If we don't have any events scheduled in Ireland, please join our virtual open day and you can get a taste of what it’s like to live and study at UEA – all without having to leave the comfort of your own home.