Start your postgraduate journey with us today
Looking to apply for a master's, MPhil or PhD degree at Falmouth University? Here's all the information you need to take your next step towards postgraduate study.
Apply for master's courses
Applying for our master's courses is simple. Search for the course you're interested in and click 'Apply' to go to our Online Application Portal. For an overview of the whole application journey, see below.Search our master's courses
Your master's application journey
You can submit an application for all postgraduate courses at any time and it's easy to do on our Online Application Portal.
Places are allocated as applications are received, so we recommend applying as early as possible. Submitting your application early will also increase your chances of qualifying for any bursaries or scholarships on offer. Follow the steps below to help your application run smoothly.
Check you meet the entry requirements for your chosen course. You'll find the entry requirements on the course page.
Applying with an Accreditation of Prior Learning
Depending on the course you want to study, you can apply with an Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) if you do not meet the standard entry requirements.
This is particularly useful for those who may have been away from education for a longer period of time, or have a non-standard educational background.
You'll need to write a personal statement to accompany your application. This is your opportunity to tell us about yourself and what you'll bring to the course.
You'll need to get the following documents together for your application:
- A scanned copy of proof of identification (such as a passport)
- Scanned copies of transcripts and previous qualifications
Prepare your portfolio or writing sample (applicable to certain courses only).
You'll find out what your course may require on the course page.
Select two references to support your application. You'll need one academic reference and one professional.
Now you're all ready, submit your application by heading to your chosen course page and selecting 'Apply'.
Chat to your dedicated Applicant Support Officer, who will support you as the application for your chosen course progresses.
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Apply for MPhil and PhD degrees
We welcome applications for PhD or MPhil degrees that align with one or more of our research programmes.
You can find out more about the application process for PhD and MPhil degrees on our dedicated research degree application page.Apply for a research degree
Find out all about your options for postgraduate funding for UK students.
Applying with an Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)
Depending on the course you want to study, you can apply with an Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL).
Graduate Loyalty Discount
Falmouth alumni can apply for a 25% reduction in tuition fees for postgraduate courses starting in 2021-22.
If you're studying an on-campus master's programme you'll have a range of university accommodation options.
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Postgraduate Tuition Fees
Tuition fees and payment information for our postgraduate courses.