UEA is home to more than 4,000 students from outside the UK and we welcome students from Sweden 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

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

     

    A level IB Avgangsbetyg
    AAA 34 10 subjects at A, no less than a B in any other subject
    AAB 33 9 subjects at A no less than B in any other subject 
    ABB 32 9 subjects at A no less than B ina ny other subject
    BBB 31 No less than a B in any subject

     

    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.

    English language requirements

    If English is not your first language you may be required to provide evidence of proficiency in English language. 

    Test 

    Score 

    IELTS

    6.5 overall with minimum of 5.5 in each component 

    Pearson Academic (all components) 

    58 overall with minimum of 50 in each component 

     

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

    We also accept a wide range of other English language qualifications - contact us for details.

    If you don't yet meet these requirements, INTO UEA  provide short and intensive preparation in English language and study skills for undergraduate or postgraduate study at UEA.

  • 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 details for your specific course.

    English language requirements

    If English is not your first language you may be required to provide evidence of proficiency in English language. 

    Test 

    Score 

    IELTS

    6.5 overall with minimum of 5.5 in each component 

    Pearson Academic (all components) 

    58 overall with minimum of 50 in each component 

     

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

    We also accept a wide range of other English language qualifications - contact us for details.

    If you don't yet meet these requirements, INTO UEA  provide short and intensive preparation in English language and study skills for undergraduate or postgraduate study at UEA.

  • Typically, we ask for at least a 2.1 or Master’s (and 6.5 or 7.0 IELTS).

    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 (and 7.0 IELTS, where evidence of English language is required).

    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 (and 6.5 IELTS).

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

Events

We don't currently have any events scheduled in Sweden, but do check back for updates or contact us if you have any questions. 

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

We offer open days and campus tours throughout the year to give you the opportunity to experience our unique surroundings and first-class facilities.  

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