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

Take a look at the information below and get in touch if you have any questions – we are here to support you every step of the way.

Accepted Qualifications

  • Australian School Leaving Certificates that satisfy Australian University Matriculation will be considered for direct entry to Bachelor degree courses, including holders of the South Australian Matriculation minimum 350 from 5 subjects or Victorian Certificate of Education average grade B, will be considered for entry to Bachelor degree courses. 

    The 2 year Associate Diploma is considered comparable to a BTEC National Diploma, and holders will be considered for direct entry to Bachelor degree courses. 

    Holders of a 3 year Diploma will be considered for exemptions to the first year of undergraduate degree courses (see second year entry below). 

    Holders of a Bachelor degree (Ordinary) will be considered for entry to postgraduate diploma and Masters courses (see General Notes). 

    Holders of a Bachelor degree (Honours) will be considered for direct entry to Masters degree courses. 

  • Holders of the National Certificate of Educational Achievement with 60 credits at Level 3, may be considered for direct admission to Bachelor degree courses.  

    Holders of the Bachelor (Honours) degree may be considered for postgraduate studies. Holders of a Master's Degree will be considered for PhD level study. 

  • For direct entry to undergraduate programmes 

    Please refer to each course page for specific A Level and IB requirements. 

    Other qualifications, gained after 13 years of education, can be considered for direct entry onto Undergraduate courses. 

    For direct entry to Masters programmes 

    Those completing an Undergraduate degree will usually be considered for entry onto Masters programmes. For most courses we require equivalent to a UK 2.1. 

    For direct entry to Research degrees (MPhil, PhD) 

    Those completing a Masters degree or with substantial research experience in their degree can be considered for Research degrees (MPhil, PhD). 

    INTO Pathway Programmes 

    If you are not eligible for direct entry you are encouraged to look at our pathway programmes on campus at INTO UEA: 

    • The INTO Foundation is the perfect preparation for progression onto a range of UEA undergraduate degrees 

    • International Year One course leads onto the 2nd year of degrees in several subject areas 

    • The INTO UEA Graduate Diploma prepares students for several of UEA’s Masters programmes. 

    Find out more from INTO UEA

Events

We are regularly attending events in your country and welcome your interest. Please feel free to contact the relevant staff member responsible for your region or check the information below for more of our upcoming fairs. 

Alternatively, if you are planning a trip to the UK, why not come and pay us a visit? 

The University offers open days and campus tours throughout the year. Our tours are geared towards giving international visitors the opportunity to experience our unique surroundings and first-class facilities. 

See what life is like on our campus and in Norwich and Norfolk

UEA Postgraduate Open Day - Online

Join us for one of our Virtual Open Days to go further and discover your next steps to a postgraduate qualification. Our open day events are designed to offer comprehensive information on our degrees, funding and application processes.
Location: Online
Cost: Free
Booking: https://www.uea.ac.uk/visit/postgraduate-open-days
Date: 23/11/2020-26/11/2020