Become part of Falmouth's acclaimed Institute of Photography and get access to some of the finest student photographic facilities.
Photography at Falmouth has an international reputation for excellence that attracts some of the world’s top photographers, artists, media companies, researchers, publishers and students. We’re committed to exploring the world of the image and to creating photographs that communicate and inspire.
Institute of Photography
Across our photography courses, we teach students how to produce visual content to inspire new audiences. Director of the Institute of Photography, Mandy Jandrell, shows how studying at Falmouth University will give you the technical expertise to succeed, help you to find your own creative voice and teach you how to thrive in a fast-changing industry.Take the virtual experience
Press & Editorial Photography BA(Hons)
This fast-paced degree teaches you to become a dynamic visual storyteller, working across all photographic media, from digital to video, to...
Fashion Photography BA(Hons)
Develop your unique artistic voice and springboard into the industry as an innovative fashion photographer. You’ll become a networked fashion image-...
Marine & Natural History Photography BA(Hons)
Harness your passion for photography and filmmaking to inspire audiences about nature and the environment. On this forward-thinking course, you’ll...
Develop a unique and innovative body of creative work and place yourself at the heart of future imaging trends. You’ll learn from practising...
Commercial Photography BA(Hons)
From creating photographs and films for high-end advertising and marketing campaigns to producing video content for cutting-edge advertorial, you’ll...
Photography BA(Hons) (Top Up) (online)
This online top up course will allow you to access the rigorous teaching that the Institute of Photography is renowned for without having to commit...
Visual Communication BA(Hons) (Online)
Get ahead in the vibrant, ever-evolving field of visual communications with this exciting online course. Working across moving image, graphic design...
Integrated Foundation Year BA/BSc(Hons)
Explore your creativity and expand your professional skills by entering the creative industries on an Integrated Foundation Year degree. Taught over...
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“This nomination is testament to the strength of the course here at Falmouth, with such fantastic lecturers that actively promote us pushing our work out into the industry to gain exposure."
– Jordan Pettitt, Press & Editorial Photography student (shortlisted for the 2019 ‘Fujifilm Student Photographer of the Year’ award)
Explore our 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.See facilities
From our in-house creative agency Mayn, which gives students the chance to work on commercial and creative projects for real clients while collaborating across the creative spectrum, to our guest lectures programme, which offers students invaluable insights from the likes of Rut Blees Luxemburg, Shona Marshall and Martin Parr, we're dedicated to getting you career-ready from day one.Meet Mayn