University of East Anglia is a public research university located in Norwich, England that offers admissions to undergraduate and graduate courses in 4 schools- Arts & Humanities, Science, Medicine & Health Sciences and Social Sciences. Nearly 16,187 students are enrolled in this highly regarded and rightly one of the best UK universities for international students.
The institute has a student population of around 2800 international students. Applications are invited for only the fall semester for both UG and PG courses. The university received nearly 18,000 applications in the last academic year and sent offers of place at an acceptance rate of around 81%, which makes it a lightly selective institute to get into.
Some salient points regarding admissions at University of East Anglia are as given below.
The institute university is planning to welcome new students on campus in late September. However, in case a student is unable to arrive on- campus then university is offering an extension in arrival till October 26 for some courses. Those students will be able to access the digital resources until they arrive on- campus.
|Application Portal||Online portal|
|Type of University||Public|
|Application Fee (Undergraduate)||Single course: GBP 20 More than one course: GBP 25|
|Mode of Payment||Credit card/ Debit card|
|Total Number of Students Enrolled||16,187|
|Academic Calendar||Semester- based|
|Intake Sessions||September/ January|
|Financial Aid||Scholarships/ Loans/ Grants/ Work- study|
|Work Experience||Required for some courses|
The institute offers a range of courses for international students, admission deadlines for which are as given below:
|2020 entry||October 15, 2019 (Medicine courses)|
January 15, 2020 (for full consideration)
|2021 entry||October 15, 2020 (Medicine courses)|
January 15, 2021 (for full consideration)
The university recommends graduate students to submit their applications for September 2020 intake by July 31, 2020.
There are several additional requirements for the foreign applicants along with the general requirements which are the same as the applicants belonging to the United Kingdom.
Application Portal:UCAS website
Application Fee: 20 GBP (for one course)/ 25 GBP (for multiple courses and late applications).
Basic Admission Requirements
All the international applicants who do not belong to the United Kingdom or do not belong to any other English speaking nation need to prove their proficiency in English by submitting their IELTS/TOEFL or equivalent score. The university is also accepting other test scores for September 2020 intake. The minimum requirements levels of various acceptable tests for admission to undergraduate courses are given below.
|Test||Minimum Required Score|
The visa process for foreign students to obtain a tier 4 general student visa to study in the UK is given below:
Some of the courses offered by University of East Anglia are BA American Studies, BSc Biomedicine, BSc Business Management, BSc Chemistry, BA Drama etc. The basic requirements for all the courses are almost similar. However, there are some specific requirements which differ with course.
Where to Apply: Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS)
Application Fee: Single course: GBP 20
Up to 5 courses: GBP 25
Admission Requirements: The following documents have to be submitted by the applicants at the time of filling up the application form:
University of East Anglia offers many graduate degrees. Some of the courses offered by UEA are MSc Energy Engineering, MA in Film, Television and Creative Practise, MA in Interdisciplinary Japanese Studies, LLM, MA in International Development etc. available for international candidates seeking to study in the UK. All courses have specific admission requirements.
Admission Requirements: Students applying for postgraduate taught programs at UEA must submit the following documents-
The requirements for some of the courses offered by UEA are tabulated below:
|Requirements||Master of Business Administration||MSc Finance and Economics||MSc Health Economics||MSc Energy Engineering||Master of Law (LLM)|
|GRE or GMAT||-||Not required||Not required||Not required||Not required|
|Work experience||Required||Will be taken into account||Will be taken into account||Will be considered if field of mathematical and technical expertise is different||Recommended and will be taken into consideration|
|Additional requirements||Interview||-||Pre- sessional course in statistics and mathematics||ATAS||-|
The university takes a lot of criteria into consideration before admitting students. The various criteria include previous scores, English language proficiency scores, work experience, personal statement etc. Students are advised to apply at the earliest and they can contact the international admissions office if they have any query. Admission decision appeals can be made through email@example.com.
Ques. Will University of East Anglia conduct on- campus classes in the next semester?
Ans. Yes, University of East Anglia is planning to return to campus for the next semester.
Ques. How can undergraduate international applicants apply to University of East Anglia?
Ans. International applicants can apply to undergraduate courses at University of East Anglia through UCAS.
Ques. What are the requirements for UCAS application at University of East Anglia?
Ans. UCAS application for admission into University of East Anglia requires personal statement, transcripts, references and an application fee.
Ques. Is there any change in English Language requirements for September intake at University of East Anglia?
Ans. Yes, University of East Anglia is also accepting various test scores other than IELTS like TOEFL, DET, PTE, Password etc.
Ques. Till when can international students arrive on campus for the September semester at University of East Anglia?
Ans. The arrival date for international students is extended till October 26 at University of East Anglia.