Falmouth Flexible Bursaries & Funding Opportunities


The Falmouth Flexible Bursary Fund is designed to support aspiring leaders in the creative sector.

There is funding available for those able to start studying in January 2019.

Contact us asap for more information:

  •  UK applicants can call toll-free on 0800 599 9123
  •  International applicants: please call +44 1223 447713 or email flexible@falmouth.ac.uk

To apply for bursaries for MA Advertising Strategy & Planning, MA Photography, MA Writing for Script & Screen, MA Creative App Development, MA Illustration, MA Graphic Design and MA Creative Events Management, please fill in the form below or for further information regarding bursaries please contact us:

T: 0800 5999123 (UK) or +44 1233 447713 (International)

E: flexible@falmouth.ac.uk

Eligibility Criteria

Bursaries may be awarded to applicants whose profiles match our bursary requirements. To be eligible for January 2019 enrolment, you must:

  • Submit a completed application form by 3 December 2018
  • Be accepted and offered a place by Falmouth University
  • Submit an essay of 500 words on why you should be considered for the bursary, including details of previous qualifications, work experience, why you want to study your course at Falmouth, and how a bursary could help you

Application deadlines for May 2019 intakes will be announced separately.

How the bursary works:

  • Awards are available for accepted applicants applying for the January 2019 intake
  • There is a maximum of three bursary awards per course per intake
  • Eligible programmes for the 2018/19 academic year are:
    • MA Advertising Strategy & Planning
    • MA Creative Events Management
    • MA Creative App Development
    • MA Graphic Design
    • MA Illustration
    • MA Photography
    • MA Writing for Script & Screen

Contact us for more information on bursary and funding opportunities:

  • UK applicants can call toll-free on 0800 599 9123
  • International applicants: please call +44 1223 447713 or email flexible@falmouth.ac.uk

Bursary Application


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Alumni discount

  • This discount is available to all Falmouth alumni
  • Submit the completed application for your MA course by the deadlines specified for bursaries (include application form, reference forms and CV)
  • Indicate the year of your graduation from Falmouth University and the course you studied in your personal statement
  • If you are accepted, you will receive a 15% deduction on your full tuition fees
  • This alumni discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other bursary initiatives

Early Bird Discount

An Early Bird Discount of £500 is given to applications received prior to 4 November 2018 for January 2019 intake.

You will need to pay your acceptance fee within two weeks of receiving your offer to receive this Early Bird Discount. Please contact us for more details. 

Refer a Friend Rewards

If you are currently studying with Falmouth Flexible or are a Falmouth graduate, and you refer a friend who successfully enrols, Falmouth Flexible will reward you and your friend.

  • MA: £500 tuition discount to you, £500 tuition discount to your friend 
  • PGDip: £350 tuition discount to you, £350 tuition discount to your friend
  • PGCHE: £175 tuition discount to you, £175 tuition discount to your friend

To qualify you need to complete the Refer a Friend form here.

Please see here for terms and conditions.