Work on live projects, get access to our valuable industry connections and let our famously inspiring location stoke your creativity.
If you're thinking of joining us in 2020, you can find out which of our industry-focused Art and Design courses are in Clearing, discover what student life in Falmouth is really like and find out more about how to apply through Clearing below.
How to apply
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Ready to apply? Simply give us a call to apply by phone. You can also get in touch if you have any questions about Falmouth or the Clearing process. Our Applicant Services Team are available 09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Friday.
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Develop expertise and knowledge of drawing by exploring traditional and contemporary approaches to the subject. Thinking beyond simply mark-making on...
Fine Art BA(Hons)
Fine Art asks questions – of itself, of ourselves and of how we perceive the world. This course fosters a sense of inquiry and prepares you to meet...
Become adept at problem solving and creating your visual language on an illustration course renowned for its professional practice and industry...
Learn through making on this RIBA and ARB accredited course. Working on live briefs in a studio environment, you’ll hone your skills designing and...
Creative Advertising BA(Hons)
As part of this hands-on, CIM-accredited course, you’ll make ads from day one and become adept at communicating ideas. You'll work in creative teams...
Graphic Design BA(Hons)
With an emphasis on design thinking and crafting big ideas beautifully, this course is your springboard to a career in the creative industries. You’...
Interior Design BA(Hons)
Delve into the world of built spaces, interior environments and the people who inhabit them. Through live projects and industry partnerships, you’ll...
Sustainable Product Design BA(Hons)
Immerse yourself in the future of sustainable product design on a course that’s driven by the major challenges facing humankind today. Develop your...
Textile Design BA(Hons)
On our textile design course, you’ll be part of a vibrant, supportive community of multidisciplinary textile designers and makers. You’ll discover...
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Network with industry experts; work on live briefs; enter industry competitions, festivals and exhibitions; get access to exciting placement opportunities and work in purpose built art and design studios and workshops.
Whether you're studying Sustainable Product Design, Drawing or Architecture you'll have access to a range of inspiring studio spaces and purpose built facilities, including life drawing studios, animation studios, a printmaking studio and wood and metal workshops.Media FacilitiesArt & Design Facilities
We encourage and support our students to engage with industry while they study, whether that's through placements, attending talks or entering competitions. And with accredited courses, including our RIBA and ARB accredited Architecture degree or CIM accredited Creative Advertising degree, you can be sure we're preparing you to thrive in the real world.
Residency and National Exhibition for Graduate
We provide students with the best environment to think, make and experiment alongside peers while developing their creative networks. This led our Drawing graduate Julia Watson to become the Artist in Residence at Totnes Art and Design Foundation Course and for her work to be selected for the Royal Society of British Artists (RBA) Annual Exhibition. Julia, when speaking of her success said: "It's exciting and a little scary. I appreciate the ongoing support I have from Falmouth, my time there was invaluable to me and my practice." Read more about Julia's story.
Further information & support
We offer a range of financial support to try and ensure that all students can succeed and fulfil their potential during their studies.
Coronavirus Student & Applicant Information for 2020
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Accommodation for Clearing Applicants
Find out about your accommodation options when applying to Falmouth through Clearing in 2020.
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Discover our Clearing experience for 2020, what courses are available and how you can apply.
Talk to us about applying
If you want to find out more about becoming part of our unique creative community you can call us. Our Applicant Services team are available 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday to support your applicant journey.Talk to us today