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Launchpad is an innovative, post-graduate incubation and acceleration programme developed by Falmouth University that creates new digital businesses to meet identified market demand in just 12 months.

Software engineers, digital creatives and business people are brought together to solve industry challenges set by strategic partners.


Founders create new high growth, high value tech businesses in Cornwall, that are underpinned by a specially designed one year MSc Entrepreneurship programme.


Who benefits from Launchpad

  1. Founders – launch new tech companies, develop demand-led solutions and gain a higher qualification.
  2. Strategic Partners – work with the freshest talent backed by Falmouth University to create solutions to industry challenges.
  3. Investors – gain early access to emerging tech start-ups.
  4. Falmouth University – keeps talent in Cornwall to grow successful start-ups and benefit future graduates.
  5. Cornwall – creating tech clusters across Cornwall to create jobs and boost the economy.

The next 5 years

Launchpad is an ambitious programme driven by Falmouth University and designed to retain talent in Cornwall, boost the local economy and create global opportunities.

Our aim is to recruit the best graduates and work with exceptional partners to drive success for us and for Cornwall.

288 New jobs created in supported enterprises
72 New companies will be launched in Cornwall
104 Businesses in Cornwall will benefit from Launchpad
72 New products will be brought to market

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For more information on our unique Launchpad programme please get in touch.

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