Plymouth College of Art

Plymouth College of Art is a specialist arts college located in Plymouth, Devon. It was founded as the Plymouth Drawing School in 1856, and remains one of a few specialist art colleges in the United Kingdom.

Plymouth College of Art is investing in creative enterprise support. Offering students the opportunity to take an ambitious journey of self-awareness, professional development and business planning. Equipping them to use their creative practice as a springboard to lifelong fulfilment, and exciting careers.

We’ll support students to find experiences that will fit in and around their studies, including:

  • Enterprise resources – Online resources and useful links
  • ‘I’m a Creative, what next?’ a programme of workshops that gives opportunities for students to meet, engage with and learn from real world practitioners and industry professionals
  • 1-2-1 business advice before and for up to three years after graduation
  • Industry experience, internships and bursaries
  • Job Wall – Offers a wide range freelance and commission opportunities, competitions and awards
  • Selling and showcasing opportunities
  • Networking events and links
  • The Agency – offering students real life briefs and paid freelance work, with full project management support and guidance

Main Contact

Paul Read -Enterprise Adviser