Christopher Richardson

 Hello, I’m Hai Hen and I am the International Ambassador for Malaysia. 

I first heard about UEA at an Aviva insurance event. The reason I choose to study at UEA is because they offered 6 exemptions for my course - Actuarial Science.   

I came from INTO UEA as I’d directly come to Norwich after finishing year 11 in Malaysia. I thought the campus was beautiful! I loved the broad and I remember the lake was frozen when I first came to UEA in late Jan 2019.     

Studying Actuarial Science in Norwich is the best choice I ever made. I thank Norwich for its peaceful, slower pace as it means I can easily release my stress by going out for a walk around the broad or cycling around Norwich city.    

In my first year I was involved in 9 societies, I'm happy to say joining different clubs and societies definitely benefitted me a lot as I managed to get a UEA Gold Award and a very high paid part time job. Now in my second year, I'm the president of Mahjong Society and Vice president of Malaysian Society.      

If you have any questions about studying at the University of East Anglia, why not chat to me directly through the Ask a Student platform or email me at malaysianstudents@uea.ac.uk.  

Accepted qualifications

  • Holders of the following qualifications will be considered for direct admission to Bachelor degree programmes:

    • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysian (STPM) in three of the five subjects studied
    •  Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
    • The Matriculation Certificate of the Senior Secondary Assessment Board of South Australia
    • The Canadian High School or Secondary School Diplomas
    • International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum 32 - 35 points,
    • 'A' levels obtained in Malaysia. 
    • Certificate/Foundation/Diploma holders from private colleges and universities will also be considered for direct entry to bachelor degree courses.  

    If you are studying for a UK Business and Technician Education Council (BTEC) qualification, 'Distinction' or 'Merit' grades at the National Diploma level, or similar grades following completion of the first year of the Higher National Diploma, are required for undergraduate entry. Institut Teknologi Mara (UiTM) diploma holders and University candidates in appropriate subjects, in some cases may gain exemption from the first year of Bachelor degree courses. 

     INTO UEA link to International Foundation/IYO pathways

     

  • Holders of a good Bachelor degree (Honours) will be considered for postgraduate Masters degree study or PhD study in exceptional cases.

    If you are not eligible for direct entry you are encouraged to look at our pathway programmes on campus at INTO UEA. The INTO UEA Graduate Diploma prepares students for several of UEA's Masters programmes. 

    Holders of a good Bachelor degree (Honours) with a GPA of at least 2.7 will be considered for postgraduate Masters degree study. 

    Holders with higher GPA may be considered for PhD study in exceptional case. 

  • All applicants to the University of East Anglia must be able to demonstrate an acceptable level of English language before they can be admitted onto any course or programme. 

    The below are guidelines only.  Please be sure to check the requirements for your specific course

    Undergraduate:

    Test Score
    IELTS* 6.0 overall with minimum of 5.5 in each component

     

    Postgraduate:

    Test Score
    IELTS* 6.0 overall with minimum of 5.5 in only two components and 6.0 in the others

     

    *We also accept a wide range of other English language qualifications, such as TOEFL, Duolingo and Pearson, as listed here.


    *Those not meeting the above English language requirements are encouraged to consider and English Language programme at INTO UEA in preparation for our degree courses. *We also accept a wide range of other English language qualifications

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