Business Support

Two students talking across a table at Falmouth University

Falmouth University offers a range of business support opportunities. 

Fusing knowledge exchange, product and services development and the exploration of new technologies, we aim to encourage the growth of businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, and beyond. 

From accessing fully-funded business support to future-proofing with immersive technologies, explore all our business support opportunities, below. 


Discover Launchpad Outreach

Our Launchpad Outreach programme offers fully funded business support. With access to our inhouse expertise as well as our industry partners, you'll get the chance to explore new opportunities, products and services to help your business grow. 

Find out more
Four people (members of the Launchpad Outreach team at Falmouth University) sat around a table and smiling in the midst of conversation.

Become a Launchpad Partner

Are you looking for fresh perspectives? Through our venture studio Launchpad, you'll be matched with ambitious entrepreneurs who'll tackle your market challenge and find innovative solutions. 

Launchpad students standing by banister talking
Launchpad hub 7


Solve your market challenges or bring new products to life, with our Launchpad entrepreneurs. ...

Launchpad cohort of students
Launchpad montage


Gain an MSc in Entrepreneurship and become the director of your own company.


Immersive Business

Future-proof your business with immersive tech.

Immersive Business supports SMEs in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to explore and apply immersive tools and experiences.

We bring together a state-of-the-art immersive technology facility and business consultancy to enable collaborative development of new products, experiences, and tools.

Immersive Business is funded by the European Regional Development Fund and led by Falmouth University in collaboration with the University of Exeter. 

Interested in finding out more? Get in touch with our Immersive Business team.


Contact us

VR student
VR student

Work with our students

Our students and alumni have honed both their craft and the professional skills to succeed in the workplace. Our employability service RealWORKS is here to help you connect with the the next generation of talent.

Find out more
Falmouth University students listening to a lecturer around a table

Knowledge exchange

We champion open innovation.

That means we actively seek to operate across disciplines, provide opportunities to share ideas and work with industry and the community to stimulate invention, develop entrepreneurial activity and make a positive impact on society. 

Our Knowledge Exchange partnerships are available to businesses and community organisations that wish to share insights and ideas in areas from business development to social innovation. 

If you're interested in getting involved in our Knowledge Exchange programme, our team will be more than happy to give you more information. 


Get in touch 

A man in a blue shirt, gesturing to a table of students
MA Communication Design - new 20 crop

Hiring spaces & equipment

From high spec studio and performance venues to conference rooms and top of the range photography and filming equipment, see hire options and prices.

Find out more
Exterior of the AMATA building on Penryn Campus