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 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.
NUA student business ideas competition Brainchild has announced Kazz Morohashi’s blogging sausage dogs as the winner for 2015.
17 Mar – 25 April 2015
Gallery closed Friday 3 April – Wednesday 8 April inclusive
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.
12 May – 6 June 2015
Co-curated by Norwich University of the Arts and Aldeburgh Music. The Gallery at NUA is very pleased to be working alongside the writer Julia Blackburn to bring a unique exhibition of John Craske’s beautiful paintings and tapestries to NUA, which will then travel to the Peter Pears Gallery as part of the Visual Arts Programme of the Aldeburgh Festival in 2015.
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 is offering eight £10,000 scholarships for 2015 entry. For eligibility criteria and information on how to apply for N170 scholarships visit the Scholarships page.
As part of our 170th anniversary celebrations, NUA is running a creativity competition for students in years 10-12.
NUA has been named as the winner of the Excellence and Innovation in the Arts Award at the Times Higher Education Awards.
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 on 15 April from Illustration Visiting Professor Graham Rawle, a British novelist, artist and designer. Find out more and book a place here.
As part of our N170 lecture series NUA presents a lecture on 22 April with Marie-Claire Isaaman, Senior Lecturer in Games Innovation and Research and Architect and Visiting Professor Anthony Hudson.
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.
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