UEA Faculty of Arts and Humanities
WRITE your debut novel. DISCOVER a new way of thinking about the 'American Dream'. LAUNCH your journalism career. CREATE a successful business in the Creative Arts. GET deeper into your favourite period of history...
Whatever your passion - studying as a postgraduate in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at UEA allows you to immerse yourself in every detail.
As a postgraduate student at UEA, you're joining one of Britain's most successful universities for the Humanities, who attributes its success to a close bond between researching, teaching and a continued innovative approach to their courses.
Forty years ago UEA were the first university to introduce the study of creative writing to UK higher education. That pioneering programme has since provided critical reflection and creative practice to prize-winning novelists including Ian McEwan, Anne Enright, Kazuo Ishiguro and Tracy Chevalier, remaining just as committed to offering unique qualities in their programmes today. The Faculty also hosts a renowned biannual Literary Festival and organises unique creative events throughout the year.
By choosing to study in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at UEA, you will be supported in an environment that is built upon high quality, creative research.
The Faculty has several Schools of Study, each with brilliant international reputations for success:
• American Studies
• Art History and World Art Studies
• Film, Television and Media Studies
• Language and Communication Studies
• Political, Social and International Studies
• Literature, Drama and Creative Writing
Postgraduate FundingPostgraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and PhD Studentships are available to students within the Faculty of Social Sciences and are usually awarded on the basis of academic merit. Application deadlines vary, so you are strongly advised to apply as early as possible in your year of entry. To explore further detail on funding linked to your area of study visit UEA’s dedicated page for Postgraduate funding opportunities.
UEA: WORLD LEADING INSTITUTION WITH STUDENTS AT ITS HEARTThe University of East Anglia (UEA) is an internationally renowned, campus-based university that delivers top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to over 15,000 students. UEA's postgraduate community is around 3,500 students, forming one of the central strengths of the University.
Proving its pioneering spirit, UEA proudly sits in the Top 1% of universities in the world (Times Higher World League Table 2015) and consistently performs in the Top 5 for student experience in the National Student Survey since it began 10 years ago.
The campus is located in a lush, green area of Norwich, England's first UNESCO City of Literature. It's just two miles from the heart of the city, which is easily reached by foot, bike or bus. The stunning Norfolk coast is 1 hour away, and London a swift 2 hours by train. This uniquely-placed University is also part of the Norwich Research Park, one of Europe's biggest concentrations of researchers in the fields of environmental, health and plant science.
Sporting facilities on campus include the Sportspark, which houses an Olympic-sized swimming pool and regularly hosts local and international athletic events. UEA also offers the world famous Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts and hosts an International Literary Festival that featuring famous names such as Ian McEwan, Kazuo Ishiguro and Anne Enright (all UEA Creative Writing course alumni).
If you want to change the world with your degree, make an impact in your industry and reach your full potential - the University of East Anglia is a brilliant next step.
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