Plymouth University has over 19,000 students
The University of Plymouth is internationally renowned for high quality teaching, research and innovation
Jakk Breedon’s ‘Yellow’ - BA (Hons) Creative Media
"Plymouth made me realise I can achieve whatever I put my mind to."
A PLACE THAT NURTURES TALENT
The University’s School of Art, Design and Architecture offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and research opportunities ranging from Interior Design to Filmmaking to Game Arts Design to Illustration.
CREATIVE AND INNOVATIVE
Our mix of traditional and cutting-edge practices encourages students to explore and take risks, and to continuously push both personal and artistic boundaries.
“I had the freedom to experiment and find what drives my creativity.”
Jenna Bagnall’s ‘iGlo’ - BA (Hons) Product and Furniture Design
We give our students the tools to shape the future of the global cultural and creative industries and the built environment.
“I was given the right tools and guidance to develop my skills and be ready for the design industry.”
TRANSFORMING OUR WORLD
Our students create solutions to real-world problems, having gained the skills and experience to win and create the best jobs, whilst enjoying studying in a collegiate, professional environment.
"Our ethos is that design can be a force for change and good, in our design thinking we use cooperation, co-design, material challenge and need, as objectives."
Facilities that support our students to succeed include a multiplicity of studios (design, screen printing, lithograph, film, photography, ceramics, wood, metal, art), darkrooms, animation suites, exhibition spaces, editing suites, an infinity green screen, an on-site cinema, the Digital Fabrication Lab and the Immersive Vision Theatre.
“The studio spaces have an inspiring atmosphere where I developed a strong bond with both students and tutors, which inspired me to push the boundaries of design.“
A further 9,500 studying for a Plymouth degree at partner institutions in the UK and around the world
Also over 135,000 alumni pursuing their chosen careers globally, it has a growing global presence