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Module Chooser


To complete your application you will need to upload the module chooser form which can be found above. Download the document, fill in your module choices using the drop down menus and re-upload them in the module section of your application. 

In order for your application to appear 100% complete please click 'Submit your Application', otherwise the status of completion will stay at 99%.


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  • All exchange students need to be nominated directly to us by their home university (one of our partner universities).

  • All fee-paying (not from an exchange partner) students require an academic reference from their home university.

  • Study Abroad applicants are expected to have attained their home university's equivalent 3.0 GPA (out of 4.0)

  • Erasmus applicants are expected to have attained suitable academic credits in line with the Erasmus agreement in place.


Nominations and applications for the Autumn Semester must be submitted by 1 June 2021.


Required Documents

Your passport must be up-to-date and valid for longer than six months after the study abroad period. You must provide a copy of your valid travel document before arrivals to the Study Abroad Office, and inform us about any document changes prior to your arrival.

You must provide us with an official transcript indicating your most recent grades, including a stamp or signature or other seal of authenticity from your home university.


English Language

Citizens of English-majority nations and students currently studying in the US are not required to prove their level of English. All other applicants must demonstrate the necessary level of English as stated below.

Applicants with IELTS 6.0 or above, with at least 5.5 in each category, may take any module in Economics, and Language and Communication Studies. Applicants with these scores may also take first year modules (Level 4), apart from in the schools of LDC, CHE, and PHA.

For all other modules (Level 5 and 6), and first year modules (Level 4) in LDC, CHE, and PHA, applicants must receive an IELTS score of at least 6.5 overall, with at least 6.0 in each category. 

We do accept other language tests for applicants to prove their level of English. Please visit our equivalences webpage for an overview of accepted qualifications.  

If you require any clarification about language testing or accepted level of English entry scores, please email visiting.uea@uea.ac.uk.

Students with lower English levels may apply on a fee-basis to our partner INTO for short English programmes, including Pre-Sessional Programmes and Study Abroad With English.