Network with visiting writers and journalists, work on live projects and make the most of placement opportunities.
Study with us to join the ranks of our esteemed alumni, including journalists, novelists, poets, content creators and marketers. From our industry level media facilities and dedicated writers’ room to our Writers in Residence programme – which has played host to the likes of Alice Oswald, Emily Barr and Xan Brook, we’re focused on helping you hone your craft and break into industry.
Creative Writing BA(Hons)
Join our thriving writing community. Experiment with all forms of writing to find your passion and develop your writing voice. Explore audiences in...
English and Creative Writing BA(Hons)
Join a celebration of literature and writing. You’ll read critically and widely, learning about historic and current literature and integrating this...
Journalism and Creative Writing BA(Hons)
Kick-start your career as a writer, learning how to analyse, practise and publish all forms of digital journalism while also stretching your creative...
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"Falmouth felt like a really galvanising, enriching place to work. The smack of the sea air. It's the cliché: the light has a sort of intoxicating and cleansing effect and it encourages, sharpens the senses."
– Xan Brooks, Writer in Residence (2018/19)
Industry-standard media facilities
With a fully equipped digital newsroom, recording studios with Newswire access and podcasting facilities and a dedicated Writers Room, which also plays host to workshops and events, you'll have all the tools you need to hone your creative craft.Media facilities
Inspiration in residence
As well as offering opportunities to connect with industry leaders through visiting speakers, placements and the chance to work in live projects, we also run a Writers in Residence programme, which brings acclaimed writers – including Matt Haig, Alice Oswald and Wyl Menmuir – to your doorstep. Read on to find out about our latest Writer in Residence, Xan Brooks.