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.
Due to Covid-19, in 2020/21, we are asking all courses (excluding BA Fashion Communication and Promotion and BA Fashion Marketing and Business) to submit their portfolios (or audition recording for BA Acting) digitally via a link through our application portal.
You will receive further information on how to do this, after you have applied.
We are reviewing our approach to interviews in the light of Government guidelines about Covid-19 (coronavirus). We will keep applicants updated with any changes.
Watch our portfolio tips video
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
Information for schools and teachers
Preparing for your interview
We have dedicated information on how to prepare for your undergraduate interview at NUA.
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