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.
|Postgraduate Open Days|
|Thursday 5 March 2015|
|Thursday 21 May 2015|
|Thursday 23 July 2015|
|Saturday 5 September 2015|
Explore the student experience at NUA by watching a short film featuring our students visiting their favourite spots in Norwich.
Students have voted NUA as the best specialist arts, design and media university in the UK in the National Student Survey 2014 for the second year running.
27 January – 28 February 2015
The Gallery at NUA
An exhibition of work by NUA staff curated by Professor Nichola Johnson, former Director of the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, and Hannah Higham, from Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery.
NUA is offering eight £10,000 scholarships for 2015 entry. For eligability criteria and information on how to apply for N170 scholarships visit the Scholarships page.
As part of Norwich Fashion Week, Norwich University of the Arts hosts an evening of talks, discussion and display of work that addresses issues of tradition, craftsmanship and innovation. Find out more and book your ticket here.
17 Mar – 25 April 2015
Four separate but simultaneous exhibitions, in four different Norwich locations, bring major sculptural work from Brazilian-born artist, Ana Maria Pacheco, to Norwich for the first time. The Gallery at NUA will show an early work, The Banquet, made in 1985 and completed in Norwich, along with a related contextual work and large scale prints.
From 16 February – 1 March 2015 a screen projection is showcasing student work from across all courses and years in the Gallery at Norwich University of the Arts window from 5pm until 10pm every day. Find out more about the work and the projection here..
View daily posts at n170.today to stay up-to-date with the celebrations for the 170th anniversary of Norwich University of the Arts.
Tate Modern Curator of Access Marcus Dickey Horley will present Incredible Artists, the final lecture in the spring series which takes place on the 30 April, 6pm. Incredible Artists looks at what happens to artwork when the artist’s credibility is compromised by their commercial or popular success. Find out more..
NUA has been named as the winner of the Excellence and Innovation in the Arts Award at the Times Higher Education Awards. Read the press release.
NUA praised for world leading research in the Research Excellence Framework 2014. Read the press release.
NUA will significantly increase its student accommodation provision after signing an agreement for its students to have exclusive occupation of the new All Saints Green development in Norwich city centre. Find out more about accommodation at NUA.
As part of NUA’s 170th Anniversary celebrations the University presents an inaugural lecture from Illustration Visiting Professor Graham Rawle, a British novelist, artist and designer. Find our more and book a place here.
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.
Norwich University of the Arts begins a year-long celebration of its 170th anniversary. This film includes interviews with its Chancellor John Hurt CBE, Vice-Chancellor Professor John Last, students and alumni including Rastamouse co-creator Genevieve Webster.
Two short films created by BA Film and Moving Image Production students have been commissioned by sun protection cream brand IKAROS through ideasfactory@NUA.
Discover how NUA works with universities, museums, galleries, and creative and cultural industries throughout the world to develop exciting and relevant research.
NUA has extended the financial support it offers to students by funding three new international scholarships. The scholarships have been awarded on the basis of academic merit and to students who demonstrated a standard of excellence at their interview with their current portfolio of work and their creative potential and enthusiasm for their chosen course of study. Click here to find out about the recipients.
An undergraduate scholarship sponsored by the John Jarrold Trust, has also been awarded for the first time. George Gray, Year 1 BA Illustration, received the scholarship on the strength of his portfolio and enthusiasm for his subject at his interview.
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