UEA is a pioneering British research university, leading the way in fields as diverse as climate change, international development, food science and much more.
The University is ranked in the top 1% in the world for research excellence (CWTS Leiden Ranking 2016) and 10th in the UK for quality of research (Research Excellence Framework 2014).
During the latest Research Assessment Exercise, over 50% of the University's research activity was deemed to be 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent', and nearly 90% was considered to be of 'international standing'.
You'll experience this breakthrough thinking in all of your classes, giving you the best possible preparation for your future career.
UEA is also part of Norwich Research Park, which has one of Europe's largest single-site concentrations of research in health, food and environmental sciences. It's one of the most cited research centres outside of Oxbridge and London, and has won two Nobel Prizes.
The park is also home to a number of science and technology-based businesses. Together, they provide a wealth of opportunities for research and employment for UEA students and graduates.