We’re proud of our extended family here at NUA. Around the corner and across the world, our graduates are following their passions and doing amazing things.
Whether you leave with a well-mapped career plan, dreams of starting a business, or something else entirely, choosing to study at NUA is the start of a journey that lasts a lifetime. We’re here to support you after you graduate, whatever comes next and whichever path you choose.
We’ve got lots of advice for students looking to forge a career in the creative economy. Find out how we can support you in your next move.
Get help starting a business
Got an idea? Lots of NUA graduates have started successful creative companies. Find out what support NUA offers to help you ignite your entrepreneurial spark.
Thousands of graduates make up the thriving NUA alumni network, continuing a relationship with the University that lasts a lifetime. From networking events to careers workshops, mentoring support and more, we’re proud of how much our former students give back.
Former students are NUA’s greatest ambassadors. Upon graduation you automatically become a member of the alumni network and continue your relationship with NUA through networking events, careers workshops, mentoring support and communications.
Further Study at NUA
Postgraduate study at NUA can accelerate the development of your creative practice. And all NUA graduates who take a taught MA at the University receive a £500 bursary.
Students and graduates selected for the Assembly House Summer Open 2021
The Assembly House Summer Open runs from 4-10 June 2021.
BA Fine Art student and graduate medals selected for exhibition
Two BA Fine Art students and one graduate selected to exhibit their medals in Cornwall.
Global Game Jam Online 2021
Student and graduates took part in the annual event, virtually this year.
16 June - 3 July
Moral Subjects is a project that runs in parallel with Grayson Perry’s exhibition.
Teaching in the Now #3
Sunday 4 July 2021 | 10am - 12.15pm
CPD exploring pupil engagement, content creation and utilising online teaching platforms
Teacher, Technician and Adviser Workshop Series 2021
Monday 28 June to Monday 19 July
Calling all creative teachers, technicians and careers advisers!
Summer School 2021
Wednesday 28 July - Thursday 2 September 2021
Call all 14+ creatives – come join the 2021 NUA Summer School!
In conversation with…Marcus Whinney, Senior Character Artist
Marcus shares his industry insight and advice for those about to graduate.
We Are MA: Victoria Catten, MA Textile Design
Part time student Victoria shares her journey from BA Illustration through her MA.
We Are MA: Stephen Gombakomba, MA Curation
Graduate Stephen Gombakomba shares talks about his practice and the responsibility of creatives.
Graduate blog: My top Norfolk film locations
Graduate Daniel Franklin shares his top Norfolk filming locations.
Graduate blog: running my 3D studio RenderFolk
David Richard Allan studied his BA and MA at NUA and now runs his studio in Canada.