UEA, city and social life, study support and accommodation UEA, city and social life, study support and accommodation

Imagine waking up in the beautiful countryside just minutes from a world-class city; UEA provides students with the best of both worlds.

Norwich is a bustling city located between picturesque coastal landscapes and countryside. Always a good place for a night out, the city offers a variety of restaurants, stylish bars, theatres and nightclubs. There are also 2 large shopping centres and a thriving cross-section of eclectic boutiques and independent shops and cafes. There is a great deal of history within the city walls of Norwich, the city boasts over 30 medieval churches, 2 cathedrals and a Norman castle, alongside numerous art galleries and museums.

Norwich rail, bus and air links allow students to make the most of their summer study period. London is less than 2 hours away by direct train which means that you are ideally located to explore the UK and Europe. The city also has an international airport with daily connections to and from Amsterdam, making it easy to travel further afield.

UEA is ranked as a UK top 15 university (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017), and voted top 5 for student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2005-2017. Overall student satisfaction, English mainstream universities). Internationally, UEA is among the world top 100 universities for research excellence (Leiden Ranking 2016). 


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