Clearing: Photography

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Clearing 2021 is now closed

If you're thinking of studying with us in September 2022 you can find out more about the courses we offer, student life, and our creative community in our undergraduate pages.

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Commercial Photography - 2023

Commercial Photography BA(Hons)

From creating photographs and films for high-end advertising and marketing campaigns to producing vi...

Commercial Photography BA(Hons)
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Press & Editorial Photography - 2023

Press & Editorial Photography BA(Hons)

On this fast-paced degree, you’ll learn to use the power of photography to communicate with a glob...

Press & Editorial Photography BA(Hons)
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Marine & Natural History Photography BA(Hons)

Harness your passion for photography and filmmaking to inspire audiences about nature and the enviro...

Marine & Natural History Photography BA(Hons)
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Fashion Photography BA(Hons)

Develop your unique artistic voice and springboard into the industry as an innovative fashion photog...

Fashion Photography BA(Hons)
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Photography - 2023

Photography BA(Hons)

On this dynamic course, you’ll explore the world of contemporary photography and develop a unique ...

Photography BA(Hons)
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Photography BA(Hons) (Top Up) (online)

This online top up course will allow you to access the rigorous teaching that the Institute of Photo...

Photography BA(Hons) (Top Up) (online)
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Visual Communication - 2023

Visual Communication BA(Hons) (Online)

Get ahead in the vibrant, ever-evolving field of visual communications with this exciting online cou...

Visual Communication BA(Hons) (Online)

Why Falmouth?

Working in some of the best university facilities in Europe, you'll get the chance to work on live industry projects and occasional paid briefs via our in-house agency, go on internships and study visits to places like London, the Galapagos Islands, New York and the Red Sea and hear from industry experts through our guest lecture series. 

Please bear in mind that the Covid-19 pandemic may impact travel. You can view the latest information here.

In-house creative agency

Mayn Creative offers students the chance to work on commercial and creative projects for real clients, opportunities to collaborate with practitioners from a variety of creative disciplines and experience in an agency setting – giving them a headstart when graduation comes around. Mayn also produces Intro, a zine celebrating the talents of our current cohort. 

Find out more about Mayn
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Peerless facilities

Our multi-million-pound photography facilities are some of the best in Europe. Housing dark rooms, process areas and photomicroscopy laboratory, post-production suites, full professional studios and a gallery, our Institute of Photography encompasses both traditional and digital processes. The equipment hire desk is manned throughout the year too, so you can loan the latest industry equipment for free whenever you need it.

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Graduates making an impact

Our graduates are award-winning individuals making an impact on the photographic world. This includes Press and Editorial Photography graduate Marco Kesseler who is having his Sony World Photography awarded images displayed across the windows of Selfridges, Oxford Street, in an innovative new exhibition. Read Marco's full interview in our article.

Graduate lands exhibition at Selfridges

Further information & support

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Student Funding

Explore your funding opportunities so you can make an informed plan about how to cover the costs of ...

Student Funding
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Widening Participation & Outreach

Discover how we can support students to access higher education.

Widening Participation & Outreach
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Accommodation for Clearing Applicants

Find out about your accommodation options when applying to Falmouth through Clearing in 2022.

Accommodation for Clearing Applicants
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Student Support

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Student Support
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Student Life

Inspiring natural beauty, a vibrant programme of cultural events and a bustling students union – d...

Student Life
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Clearing 2022

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