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Woman at UEA swimming pool16. Make a splash

Take the plunge in one of the only Olympic-size pool at a UK university. To seal the deal, there are also regular Aquafit classes you can try out with your friends.


Cromer pier at sunset17. Stunning scenery

UEA is in East Anglia, a region of outstanding natural beauty. Take a walk along white sandy beaches or hire a boat on the Norfolk Broads with friends and explore.


Medical centre at UEA18. Look after yourself

UEA has its own health centre on campus to help you take care of your wellbeing. Staffed by healthcare professionals, they’re on hand to give you advice and make the best choices for you.


Birdcage bar table and view19. Food revolution

There’s an incredible array of new and exciting restaurants in Norwich popping up all the time. From proper pizza to vegan, there’s always something new and tasty to try.


PIzza hut on Riverside20. Comfort food

When you’re away from home, it’s important to know your favourite foods are all on hand. In Norwich you’ll find great value chains and handy NUS discounts to make eating out affordable.


Eaton Park bandstand in sun21. Park Life

Nearby Eaton Park is a real gem of urban green space. With a popular cafe and green fields, it’s the perfect place to hang out with friends all year round. If you fancy something more energetic, check out the dozens of sports pitches and skatepark and perfect your practice.


Gig silhouette 22. 60+ gigs a year

Our high-capacity campus venue plays host to a list of great local and well known acts every week. From Bastille to Coldplay, they’ve all played here.


Scientist at UEA 23. Brilliant breakthroughs

You could be part of history in the making. Research done by UEA students in areas like food security and disease prevention have made a big difference in building a better world for everyone.


#askuea logo24. Get awarded

To help you stand out from the crowd, we devised UEA Award. This university-wide programme recognises your contribution to uni life during your studies and gives your CV a real edge after graduation.


UEA student graduating25. Your pick of employers

Our graduates go on to do brilliant things. A degree from UEA gives you the skills you’ll need to succeed with ongoing support from our careers service to help you take the next steps after graduation.

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