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Facts and Figures


  • Over 13,000 students - approx. 9,900 undergraduates and 3,300 postgraduates
  • 1,200 international students from 100 countries worldwide
  • Former students include Booker Prize winning authors Ian McEwan and Kazuo Ishiguro; comedy writers and performers Charlie Higson, Arthur Smith and Paul Whitehouse; explorer Benedict Allen; meteorologist Penny Tranter; actors Jack Davenport, James Frain and Tim Bentinck; and BBC Radio's Jenny Abramsky.


  • Over 2,200 staff - approx. 1,500 full-time and 600 part-time
  • Academic staff - 467
  • Research - 352
  • Secretarial and clerical - 462
  • Technical - 138
  • Admin/Teaching - 177
  • Admin, Senior Library and Computing - 167
  • Manual and Ancillary - 442.


  • A choice of over 300 courses offered through 27 Schools of Study.
  • Over 160 evening and day courses for local people, offered in locations throughout Norfolk - including the award-winning Science Starter programme.


  • Located two miles outside Norwich city centre in 320 acres of parkland
  • Award-winning architecture by Sir Denys Lasdun, Lord (Norman) Foster and Rick Mather
  • Home to the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts housing the Sainsbury Collection, combining modern Western works with fine and applied arts from across the globe
  • Multi-million pound Sportspark, including a 50m competition swimming pool, a climbing wall, fitness centre and a human performance laboratory
  • Over 3,000 student residences


  • A leading member of the Norwich Research Park (NRP), a powerful co-operative including the John Innes Centre, the Institute of Food Research, the Sainsbury Laboratory and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust. The NRP has 6,500 staff and over 900 postgraduate research science students
  • Strong links with the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust and other health providers, in all aspects of bio-medical research involving UEA's Schools of Health, Biological Sciences and Environmental Sciences.

Source = UEA Web-site June 2006

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