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This blog was written by Sustainable Tourism Management BA(Hons) student Lucy. Falmouth is an amazing place to live, study, socialise and...View story
Tackling your personal statement
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The ultimate guide to building your university portfolio
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Balancing university with a part time job
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Every student living in Falmouth wants to find the best ways to spend their money; luckily there are...
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I have never looked back, the friends I have made along the way and the projects I’ve had a chance to work on have been amazing.
Hi everyone, I’m Dan! (He/They) I’m a third year Game Development: Writing student who can't sto...View full profile
Falmouth has been amazing as it has given me the creative freedom to make the games that I want to make.
Hi I’m Sam, I'm studying Game Development Art at Falmouth and I've really enjoyed my tim...View full profile
Falmouth was a massive step for me, I knew no one and couldn’t hop on the bus home after a long day. Yet it’s been amazing and I’ve met and made awesome friends, memories and so many stories.
Hiya I’m Amanda!(she/her) I’m now a second year Animation & VFX student, I’ve be...View full profile
Illustration appealed to me due to the broad nature of the course and how career-focused it is; I don't want to get an art degree then never use it!
Hi! I'm Sarah, an Illustration student from the sleepy outskirts of London. Illustration a...View full profile
I've always looked forward to learning new things and I try to be creative when coming up with new game ideas.
I'm from West Cornwall and really enjoy living by the sea. I love learning about game development he...View full profile
I love Falmouth for its creative and collaborative atmosphere and the abundance of opportunities for students to create their own work.
With a background in dance and sport, I am an aspiring actress passionate about the pursuit of creat...View full profile
I've always wanted to do something related to theatre and I'm trying to find out exactly what that is while here in Falmouth.
Hi, I'm Annso and I moved here in 2018 and never regretted it. I've always wanted to do something re...View full profile
One of my favourite things about this course is that you get to try out so many different things and build up a good range of skills that will benefit you in the future.
Hi, I’m Molly! I study journalism and I chose this course because I love writing. Since being on t...View full profile
My love of sport, design and fashion led me to the sportswear design course which was definitely the right choice for me! I love to get involved with as much as possible and am an ambassador and a student rep.
I come from the Southeast of England and have been coming to Cornwall on family holidays since I was...View full profile
I absolutely adore my course and have found some amazing friends throughout my time as a part of it.
Hi I’m Ellie! I’m a third year Creative Events Management Student, Student Mentor and Peer Assis...View full profile
My time here has allowed me to try out things I’ve never had the chance to do in the city.
Studying in a different country can be difficult, but it has certainly widened my view of the world....View full profile
This whole university experience has been so new and so interesting for me, and pretty much completely unlike anything I could do back home.
I am an enthusiastic Television student! I really love what my course has to offer and I absolutely ...View full profile
Having great facilities and such a beautiful campus at my disposal is a dream for me, I knew from my first visit that this is where I wanted to be.
Hi, I’m Hannah! I love creating, exploring new places, and being by the sea. I have really loved m...View full profile
Falmouth Uni has opportunities such as access to courses that run alongside your chosen degree that you can use to enhance skills or develop new skills.
Hi I'm Molly. I'm studying Business and Digital Marketing as a two-year accelerated degree at Falmou...View full profile
Taking a leap of faith often leads to the best outcomes; life begins outside your comfort zone, right?
Hi, I’m Rhianna a 21 year old coastal girl who is loving life down in Falmouth. I come from the Sh...View full profile
The best thing about Falmouth has to be the course, as well as the sports and societies that you can join – it's so much fun!
The best thing about Falmouth has to be the course, as well as the sports and societies that you can...View full profile
When I’m not taking photos I’m filming videos for YouTube on my channel and trying to do a little bit of blogging on my Instagram too.
Hi I’m Chloë, and I study Marine and Natural History photography at Falmouth University...View full profile
Studying Fashion Marketing, at Falmouth University, has changed my life!
Hi I’m Orestis! I was born and raised in Greece. My mum is English, my father Greek-New Zealander,...View full profile
You would probably find me involved in the SU volleyball society or volleyball in general – promoting the Cornish volley scene all the way!
Born and raised in Klaipėda, a coast city located in Lithuania, I now study creative music tec...View full profile
My course and the Uni have opened me up to things I could never have dreamed of.
Hello, my name is Amy. I'm from Kent and I'm a Falmouth University Ambassador, currently in my third...View full profile
I have a real passion for documentary making, which is why I study the Television course here at Falmouth!
Hi, I’m Levi. I have a real passion for documentary making, which is why I study the Television co...View full profile
I’d say my course is like those fun days at school where you’d do team building activities rather than sitting in class and you’d wish every school day would be like that.
I will confess, before coming to Falmouth I had never been to Cornwall and was terrified of the ocea...View full profile
I am a painter and illustrator that specialises in exploring femininity, female form and sexuality with its connections to nature.
Hiya! I’m Izzy Lawrence and I study Fine Art, currently in my second year. I’m originally from B...View full profile
What I love the most about this university is how easy it is to collaborate with so many creative people from different backgrounds and with different ideas.
Hi! I am from Madeira, and although I loved it there I knew that to achieve my goals I needed to lea...View full profile
I have always loved travelling, nature and music so combining these passions into Sustainable Festival Management is perfect!
Hiya, I'm Jessie! I am a Sustainable Festival Management student and only recently moved down to Cor...View full profile
I love all things design and hands-on creativity, which is why I chose Falmouth.
Hi there! I'm Lejia, a Chinese student studying BA Illustration in Falmouth. I love all things desig...View full profile
I want to use my degree to bring technical theatre to lower age groups and those people who may not always get the chance to work in a technical role.
I’m a young adult carer who’s looking to improve the lives of young carers across the country. I...View full profile
Hello, I’m Alice! After completing an art foundation at The Bristol School of Art, I was quite sure that Falmouth was the only place I wanted to be.
I’m Alice! I’m 20 years old, from Bristol and currently in my second year of Illustration at Fal...View full profile
The number one reason on why I chose to study Business Management BSc(Hons) at Falmouth was the versatility within the course modules.
Hello! My name’s Georgie and I’m a second year Business Management student. My key inter...View full profile
I’m hugely passionate about Falmouth and celebrating its breadth of creativity, beauty and inspiration.
Hello there, I’m Holly! I study Graphic Design BA(Hons) student and am a Senior Student Ambas...View full profile
Hiya! My name is Saffron. I’m studying Marine & Natural History Photography.
Hiya! My name is Saffron. I’m studying Marine & Natural History Photography. I’m 18 and m...View full profile
Hi, my name is Violet, and I am from Newquay, Cornwall. I'm studying Business and Digital Marketing and I’m a Course Rep and a Student Ambassador.
Hi, my name is Violet, and I am from Newquay, Cornwall. I am studying Business & Digital Marketi...View full profile
I'm just happy to be doing what I'm doing, and I'm grateful for the chance to travel to Falmouth and have one of the best experiences of my life.
I'm a Singaporean who loves to edit videos and photos. Generally, I take the time to just enjoy the ...View full profile
After first visiting Falmouth on an Open Day, I immediately fell in love!
Hello! I’m Ashley and I’m a third year Interior Design student. After first visiting Fal...View full profile
For the last 4 years I have been doing stand up comedy. When the pandemic started, I focused more on writing which is where my passion lies and that pushed me to do the Comedy Writing master's at Falmouth.
Hi, I'm Jade. I am in my early thirties, living in London. I grew up in Tunbridge Wells, Kent and af...View full profile
I am a mature online student with a background in print and design.
Hi, I'm Blossom and I live in West Dorset, UK. I love printmaking and illustration and I strive to b...View full profile
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Alumni Story: Li Xiaoyan
05 August 2022
Landing a place to study BA(Hons) Creative Advertising at Falmouth University was a dream for Li Xia...
Studying at Falmouth as an international student
27 July 2022
When BA(Hons) Illustration graduate Lim Jun Hui made the 8,000 mile trip to Falmouth from her hometo...
What it’s like to return to learning as an adult
08 July 2022
MA Comedy Writing (Online) student Jade shares her experience of returning to academic study as an a...
Why I chose to study Comedy Writing online
04 July 2022
MA Comedy Writing (Online) graduand Anna Calandra talks about her experience studying on the course,...
Feeling welcome at Falmouth – Pride Month
17 June 2022
June is Pride month, a month dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ+ communities all around the world. A...
Fine Art student’s mum rediscovers her own creative spark through online study
01 June 2022
Blossom Chambers is a print designer and student on our BA Visual Communication (Online) course. Her...
Carrick View room tour
26 May 2022
Join us for a tour of the student accommodation available at Carrick View.
Packsaddle Hill room tour
26 May 2022
Join us for a tour of the student accommodation available at Packsaddle Hill.
The Sidings room tour
26 May 2022
Join us for a tour of The Sidings - student accommodation based near Penryn Campus.
Tuke House room tour
26 May 2022
Tuke House is perfect if you'd like to live close to the shops, pubs, bars and sea! Take the tour.
Glasney double room tour
26 May 2022
Glasney Student Village is located on Penryn Campus. Take a tour of a double room and shared spaces.
Maritime Studios room tour
26 May 2022
Take a look around our student accommodation at Maritime Studios in Falmouth.