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
Graduate lands Google doodleFalmouth graduate Elin Manon has collaborated with Google to create a 'doodle' for St David's Day....
Graduate designing modular apartments in SwedenInterior Design graduate Jake is currently working for Adept Consulting as a structural designer –...
Graduate designing luxury yachtsInterior Design graduate Emily is currently working as Creative Designer for Princess Yachts, a...
Graduate delivers colourful workshop for Textile Design studentsTextile Design graduate, Poppy Purchase returned to Falmouth to offer current students expert...
Dance & Choreography graduate produces 2020 RhythmsCommissioned by East London Dance through their The Fi.ELD (Future Innovators. East London Dance)...
Designed for life: Graduate successNiall Jones, CEO of Benthos Buttons, graduated from Sustainable Product Design in 2020.What made...
Creative collaboration: Jessica Kielstra & Nina ForbesJessica Kielstra and Nina Forbes graduated in Creative Advertising in 2020. They've formed a...
Tech award win for CodicesLaunchpad company Codices has picked up the award for Best Start-up at the 2020 Tech South West...
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...
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.