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Falmouth Launchpad is a unique opportunity to accelerate your entrepreneurial journey.

It's a high-performance environment that's designed for those who dream big. You'll tackle real-world, real-market challenges and collaborate with leading partners. What's more, you'll launch your own startup, supported by experienced coaches.

You'll gain an MSc in Entrepreneurship, find your feet as part of a global venture studio and leave as the director of your own company.

So... what can you achieve in two years?

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Through Launchpad, you'll be matched with ambitious entrepreneurs who'll tackle your market challenge and find the innovative solution.

You'll co-create a high-growth company with long-term impact and have access to a global entrepreneurial ecosystem.

 

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Techstars Startup Weekend Penryn participants
Techstars Startup Weekend Penryn Launchpad

Cornwall’s first startup event creates seven new business opportunities!

25 May 2022

Local entrepreneurs, creatives, developers, and business experts joined forces this weekend (Fri 20 ...

Cornwall’s first startup event creates seven new business opportunities!
Roger Osorio
Roger Osorio - Launchpad

International reinvention expert, author, and coach to speak at Launchpad

12 May 2022

Hear from international reinvention expert, author, coach, and University of Pennsylvania and Sarah ...

International reinvention expert, author, and coach to speak at Launchpad
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Techstars Startup Weekend Penryn

Renowned global startup event comes to Cornwall

09 May 2022

We're delighted to be hosting Cornwall’s first Techstars Startup Weekend in the Launchpad Venture ...

Renowned global startup event comes to Cornwall
Launchpad studio
Launchpad studio

Launchpad companies shortlisted for Startup Awards National Series

05 April 2022

Three Launchpad start-ups have been named amongst the most exciting new businesses in the region aft...

Launchpad companies shortlisted for Startup Awards National Series
Mentor sessions at Techstars Startup Weekend Plymouth
Mentor sessions at Techstars Startup Weekend Plymouth

Falmouth team win at Techstars Start-up Weekend Plymouth

16 March 2022

Launchpad associates came out top this weekend (11-13 March) at a Techstars start-up event in Plymou...

Falmouth team win at Techstars Start-up Weekend Plymouth
Launchpad start-up Hungry Billy
Hungry Billy - Launchpad start-up

Successful pivot for early-stage start-up

04 March 2022

A Launchpad start-up has recently pivoted the business - gaining clients and revenue. Hungry Bill...

Successful pivot for early-stage start-up
Launchpad start-up Kevri
Kevri Team Launchpad

Start-up secures second round of Launchpad funding

21 February 2022

by KEVRI CEO Natalie Campion At KEVRI, we know that every start-up needs three vital inputs.The...

Start-up secures second round of Launchpad funding
Launchpad start-up Codices
Codices Launchpad

Codices raise sees start-up's value rocket to £8.7m

18 February 2022

Launchpad start-up Codices has seen its value balloon to almost £9m, following a recent investment ...

Codices raise sees start-up's value rocket to £8.7m
David Pooley from St Austell Town Council and FindParkPay founder Tim Macknelly
David And Tim Launchpad

Start-up secures first client

16 December 2021

Launchpad start-up FindParkPay, which is working to become the go-to parking payment solution in the...

Start-up secures first client
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Hoardboard Graphic Launchpad

New platform aims to create a safer community for collectors

28 January 2022

A Launchpad start-up has created a marketplace where users can buy, sell, and trade collectables saf...

New platform aims to create a safer community for collectors
Poster of Stuffed game
Poster of Stuffed game Launchpad

Penryn-based game studio launch debut title

02 December 2021

Waving Bear Studio, an indie games start-up from Falmouth University's Venture Studio, Launchpad has...

Penryn-based game studio launch debut title