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Norwich University of the Arts is a dynamic and creative community providing arts, design and media education.

Open Days

We’d love to
meet you

The best way to experience what NUA has to offer is to see for yourself at one of our open days for undergraduate or postgraduate courses.

Undergraduate Open Days
Friday 4 December 2015
Friday 8 January 2016
Postgraduate Open Days
Thursday 14 January 2016
Thursday 4 February 2016
Thursday 21 April 2016
Thursday 7 July 2016
Thursday 6 August 2016

Book a place online now.



The new East GalleryNUA is open to the public with Claude Cahun: Beneath This Mask, a Hayward Touring exhibition from Southbank Centre, London.

Boardman House

Campus Resources

See the inspirational new studio environment provided for BA (Hons) Architecture students in Boardman House.

NUA tops student poll


Students have voted NUA as the best specialist arts, design and media university in the UK in the National Student Survey 2015 for the third year running.


A Terrible Beauty

Artist Paddy Hartley presents a talk A Terrible Beauty: Reconstruction and Remembrance, An Artist’s Response to the First World War about his current work exhibited at the Museum of Norwich as part of an exhibition ‘Norwich and the First World War: Soldiers and Workers, Duty and Philanthropy’ on Wednesday 25 November, 6pm
Find out more and book tickets here.

NUA Films

The Class of 2015 talk about this year’s Graduation Ceremonies.

  • Three students talk about their Degree Show experiences at NUA.
  • Students visit their favourite spots in Norwich.

Watch more NUA films on our Youtube channel.



MA Degree Show 2015

View student work from the recent public show of arts, design and media work by Postgraduate students on the NUA campus.

Building illustration


NUA significantly increased its student accommodation provision this year with the addition of All Saints Green in Norwich city centre. Find out more about accommodation at NUA.

“A great arts scene depends on a very strong relationship with universities and Norwich University of the Arts are a really incredibly important part.”

Sir Peter Bazalgette
Chairman of Arts Council England

Campus life

A snapshot of campus life at Norwich University of the Arts.

Student in fashion studio


All you need to know about coming to NUA from outside the UK.

Living in Norwich

Consistently rated as one of the safest and ‘greenest’ cities in the UK, Norwich combines a rich heritage and history with an exciting and contemporary atmosphere. Find out more about living in Norwich.

Installation from a research exhibition


Discover how NUA works with universities, museums, galleries, and creative and cultural industries throughout the world to develop exciting and relevant research.


Find out about the services provided to graduates of NUA.

“NUA is going to be the most impressive arts university in the world.”

Sir John Hurt
NUA Chancellor