Get all the information and advice on what to prepare for your portfolio when applying to an undergraduate course at Norwich University of the Arts.
Undergraduate portfolio advice
Here at NUA we are keen to get to know you and your practice. Your portfolio should be made up of work that reflects your creativity, personal interests and influences, as well as demonstrating your technical skills and ability.
For general advice on presentation formats (hard-copy and digital) and typical interview questions please download our portfolio advice booklet.
Watch our portfolio tips videos
Course specific portfolio guidance
You can view specific portfolio guidance on each course page:
- BA (Hons) Animation
- BA (Hons) Animation and Visual Effects
- BA (Hons) Architecture
- BA (Hons) Design for Publishing
- BA (Hons) Fashion
- BA (Hons) Film and Moving Image Production
- BA (Hons) Fine Art
- BA (Hons) Games Art and Design
- BSc (Hons) Games Development
- BA (Hons) Graphic Communication
- BA (Hons) Graphic Design
- BA (Hons) Illustration
- BA (Hons) Interior Design
- BA (Hons) Photography
- BA (Hons) Textile Design
- BSc (Hons) User Experience Design
Read our portfolio advice booklet
Information for schools and teachers
Preparing for your interview
We have dedicated information on how to prepare for your undergraduate interview at NUA.
5 pieces of advice about Year 0
Curious about Year 0? Students share their experiences of studying a 4-year degree.
5 ways the fashion industry can be more sustainable
BA Fashion student & menswear designer Elisabeth Kiko asks how can the industry be more eco friendly
Creative Direction Assistant for a day: my experience at Graduate Fashion Week
Third year student Ethan talks us through his Graduate Fashion Week experience.
My invitation to a London film screening
Film and Moving Image Production student Beth Graham reflects on her experience.