Norwich University of the Arts is a dynamic and creative community providing arts, design and media education.
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 30 September|
|Saturday 8 October|
|Friday 14 October|
|Friday 28 October|
|Saturday 5 November|
|Friday 9 December|
|Friday 6 January|
|Postgraduate Open Days|
|Thursday 6 August 2016|
From 24 June – 4 September 2016 NUA co-hosts the British Art Show, the biggest touring exhibition of contemporary art in the UK. Over 40 contemporary artists exhibit at NUA, Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery and the Forum. Find out more.
A snapshot of our 2016 Graduation ceremonies featuring international designer Orla Kiely and graphic designer and alumni Phil Carter receiving Honorary Doctorates.
From 5 – 10 August Postgraduate students exhibit their degree show work from courses including Communication Design, Games, Fine Art, Photography, Textile Design and Moving Image and Sound. Find out more.
BA (Hons) Photography 2016 graduate Gemma Astbury has been named ‘Fujifilm Student Photographer of the Year’ at the 2016 Fujifilm UK Student Awards for the entry, ‘Happisburgh Fences’ (pictured). Read more about the winning entry.
BA (Hons) Illustration graduates and course staff won the award for ‘Best Stand’ at the esteemed industry showcase, New Designers 2016. Staff and recent Illustration Graduates were presented with the award in front of exhibition guests at London’s Business Design Centre. Find out more about the Illustration winning stand.
See the inspirational new studio environment provided for BA (Hons) Architecture students in the RIBA award winning Boardman House.
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.
Rated as a top 5 UK university for creative scene
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
A snapshot of campus life at Norwich University of the Arts.
All you need to know about coming to NUA from outside the UK.
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.
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