Skip to content
Image/Video Carousel

Norwich University of the Arts ranked 3rd for teaching quality

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is delighted to receive multiple 2021 StudentCrowd Awards including a distinguished award for the quality of teaching. 

Based on 19,323 student reviews, NUA has been awarded:

  • 3rd for Best Teaching Quality in the UK
  • Ranked in the top 10 Best Careers Service in the UK
  • Ranked in the top 10 Best Personal Tutors in the UK
  • Ranked in the top 20 for Best Course Content in the UK
  • Ranked in the top 20 for Best Job Prospects in the UK.

To reveal the top 20 UK universities overall and within each individual review category, StudentCrowd analyse a total of 19,323 university reviews across 11 different categories that students rated out of 5 stars.

This is an independent award and is based purely on real students’ experiences which create the university rankings.

Learning through making

NUA’s unique approach of “learning through making” sets it apart as a creative, innovative and exciting learning opportunity with high quality teaching (Gold Teaching Excellence Framework rating).

All the courses are practical and are focused on completing projects and developing students’ portfolios, with access to specialist studios and professional equipment used in industry, and with acclaimed guest speakers providing insight into the creative industry.

There are no exams in sight; students are assessed on the creative work they produce throughout the course and the quality of their portfolio.

“Academic staff at Norwich are truly worthy of recognition for their dedication and commitment to teaching excellence. To win these awards, based on student feedback during the pandemic, is a great way to end the academic year. It’s encouraging too that our students and graduates embark on their careers feeling the university has given them excellent preparation for professional life.”

Professor Simon Ofield-Kerr, Vice-Chancellor