INTO UEA careers and working


Boost your employability

As well as being a great place to study, UEA also helps to develop students' careers in the global employment marketplace.

And in 2016, the University received a Queen's Award for Enterprise (International Trade) to mark six years of uninterrupted growth and fantastic student outcomes.

Visas permissions

Please note that permission to work in the UK varies depending on the type of international student visa. For more information, please visit our visas information page.

UEA careers services

The University's Careers and Employability Service offers a range of professional advice and self-help resources.

Experienced careers advisers can advise you on your specific subject area. And training sessions can help develop your interview and other self-presentation techniques, alongside CV and application writing skills.

More than 250 careers events are held each year give you the chance to talk to a range of local, national and international employers.

CareerCentral also offers a variety of part-time roles, work experience and volunteering opportunities. These include jobs on campus, such as in shops and cafes, and in the Student Union. Many of these roles include the opportunity to undertake training and gain qualifications.

INTO and volunteering

INTO UEA runs a volunteering scheme where you can help out with arrivals and social events.

You can also work towards an INTO UEA Volunteer Award, which is given to those students who complete a certain number of hours over the course of the year.