Get career ready
RealWORKS is your careers and employability service. You can access career support and advice from RealWORKS from day one of your studies, right through to graduation and beyond.
You'll have access to thousands of tools, resources and e-learning to help you realise your potential and secure your career. Build your CV, take practice interviews using AI technology, access weekly workshops and specialist events, find placement opportunities, develop your business idea or take the steps to going freelance. Whatever you need, start with RealWORKS.
Discover what you can do with your degree
Grad shortlisted for Wells Art Contemporary Awards 2020Fine art graduate, Aimee Labourne has been shortlisted for the Wells Art Contemporary Awards 2020...
Launchpad Start-ups Shortlisted for Tech AwardsThree start-up companies from Falmouth University’s Launchpad programme have been shortlisted for...
Graduate illustrating the TelegraphJake Hawkins graduated BA (Hons) Illustration in 2019. We caught up with him recently to find out...
Dancing in IsolationFashion Photography graduate, Tom J. Johnson, has been commissioned by the Royal Opera House in...
Photography Graduate Celebrates Magazine WinFalmouth University, Fashion Photography graduate, Megan Jackson, has been selected in the annual...
Graduate Designs at the Young VicInterior Design graduate Phyllys Egharevba graduated in 2018, she is currently working freelance as...
Graduate Illustrates Book Seven in SeriesOwen Davey graduated Falmouth in 2009. Since then he has been a professional freelance illustrator...
Splendid Isolation in ScotlandWe caught up with Elliot Caunce in April when he introduced us to Davey, a Scottish man who's been...
Graduate Designing Social Spaces that Create ConnectionsInterior Design graduate Kieran O’Shea is currently working for Amarelle - a team of experts who...
Grads Second in Young Lions CompCongratulations to Creative Advertising graduates Max Simmance and Jake Smith who came second in...
Information for Employers
Our 'doing it for real' approach means that students leave Falmouth with an entrepreneurial spirit and creative flair. We produce future-proofed graduates who excel both as employers and employees. Our graduate community is bustling with complex problem solvers and multi-disciplinary team players. Shaped through partnering with industry, Falmouth students and graduates are original and courageous thinkers, who feed the future of industry, not its past.
We work with local, national and global partners, including strong connections in the local Cornish economy, to ensure the best opportunities are available to our students and graduates.
- Graduate jobs, internships and graduate schemes
- Short internships, freelance work, projects
- One-year industry placements
- Part-time, term-time and campus jobs
Part-funded ESF placements for Cornwall-based businesses
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Setting live-briefs, industry challenges or connecting with specific courses
We're always looking for new ways to connect industry with students. If you've got some ideas, we're happy to talk. Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
If you're looking for virtual space to connect with our students in 2020-2021, please email email@example.com and we'll get back to you.
Find out about our global alumni network and how you can become part of it.
From health and wellbeing support to joining our alumni community, get practical tips and useful advice about life after university.
Study Abroad Exchanges
Get help planning and securing opportunities all over the world - whether it’s a semester, a year of study, or a new job.
Working with Industry
Business support, industry collaborations and impactful innovation. Find out more about how we work with businesses.
Get in touch
If you've got a question or want to find out more information about our RealWORKS employability service, just get in touch with the team.