Postgraduate Accommodation & Living

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Finding accommodation in Falmouth and Penryn

If you're studying an on-campus master's programme, we can help you find accommodation and get settled. Whether you're based in Falmouth or Penryn, you'll have a range of accommodation options to choose from.

We're committed to providing a supportive environment for everyone. If you have a disability, an access need or a medical condition, we'll help you explore your options.

We're giving the first 35 international postgraduate students a guaranteed place in The Quarry if they're offered a place on one of our postgraduate on campus courses for September 2022. You can speak to our Course Advisors for more information.

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Private accommodation

Falmouth and Penryn offer a wide variety of private sector housing. If we're not able to accommodate you in one of our own residences, we'll be happy to advise on accommodation locally. There are also accommodation fairs and online accommodation databases to help.

Cornwall Studentpad

Cornwall Studentpad is an online database managed by our accommodation team. We work closely with local landlords and agents to offer listings for a wide range of accommodation options, from shared houses to lodgings.

Find a housemate Facebook group

Our accommodation team run a Facebook group for students who are looking for private sector accommodation. You can connect with other students who are looking to form a group or find student houses with available rooms.

Any questions? Get in touch

If you want help with finding somewhere to live, just get in touch with our Accommodation Office

T: 01326 253639

Halls of residences

Our student accommodation is organised by FXPlus - part of Falmouth University and our partners, the University of Exeter. It's spread across the Penryn campus and sites in Falmouth and Penryn towns; all connected by regular bus and train services. While postgraduate accommodation is limited we do welcome applications.

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Exterior view of Packsaddle student accommodation at Falmouth University

Studying and living as a postgraduate student

Studying for a master's degree shouldn't mean that the rest of your life has to go on hold. We offer flexible part-time and online study options, where you can continue to work or manage life's commitments alongside your degree.

Read about the flexible ways of learning that we offer at Falmouth.

Studying and working

Our postgraduate community

Study with like-minded individuals who are looking to push forward in the creative industries. Forge lasting personal and professional networks with our postgraduate community whilst making an impact, both on your career and on the modern world.

Discover our community
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Useful information

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Postgraduate Funding

Find out all about your options for postgraduate funding for UK students.

Postgraduate Funding
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Postgraduate Tuition Fees

Tuition fees and payment information for our postgraduate courses.

Postgraduate Tuition Fees
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Group of postgraduate students

Why Study a Master's Degree?

Think differently, build networks and open up new possibilities. Read about studying a master's degr...

Why Study a Master's Degree?
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Green screen facility


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Postgraduate student getting support

Postgraduate Support

Thrive during your time studying at postgraduate level with all the support you need.

Postgraduate Support
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Postgraduate students around a desk

Postgraduate Community

A like-minded community equipped to impact the creative industries. Explore our postgraduate communi...

Postgraduate Community