Postgraduate Research at a world-leading institution Postgraduate Research at a world-leading institution

Interested in postgraduate research degrees? Look no further - find out more about what to expect and why UEA is an excellent place to further your academic studies.

Postgraduate Research at UEA

The University of East Anglia is one of the leading research institutions in the UK, ranked in the UK Top 20 institutions for the impact of our research. We have a large research student community of about 1400 research students, and are involved in five prestigious Doctoral Training Partnerships: CHASE (Arts and Humanities), SeNSS (Social Sciences), EnvEast (Natural Environment) and the  Norwich Research Park BBSRC DTP (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences) and the NEXUSS (Next Generation Unmanned Systems Science) Centre for Doctoral Training.

Faculty Graduate Schools

UEA also has five graduate schools in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, the Faculty of Science, the Faculty of Social Sciences and the nearby Norwich Biosciences Institutes to co-ordinate activities and enhance research culture. Current UEA research students can find further information at the Postgraduate Research Service Portal site.

Find out more about research opportunities

We welcome applications throughout the year - further information on submitting an online application to study at UEA can be found here.

If you are interested in finding out more about postgraduate research studentships at UEA, press the button below to fill out a short form and we'll be in touch:

PhDs and Studentships



Science Graduate School



Arts and Humanities Graduate School



Social Sciences Graduate School



Medicine and Health Sciences Graduate School



Norwich Bioscience Institutes