Truro and Penwith College

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Having achieved Outstanding Status by Ofsted, Truro and Penwith College offers a number of courses suited for people of all ages. From A Levels to apprenticeships and vocational courses, the college has built both a local and national reputation as a supportive and innovative space for students. The result of a merger between Truro College and Penwith College, the institution saw the number of students double as well as academic results rise. In addition to the range of courses, students can also benefit from services surrounding careers, jobs and training to help them achieve their long-term goals.


The College offers students the opportunity to study a full range of university courses that include: BAs, BScs, PGCEs, Certificates in Education, Foundation Degrees, Higher National Diplomas and Higher National Certificates. Truro and Penwith College has forged strong links with Plymouth University, so all the courses are accredited by Plymouth University.

All of these programmes are designed to ensure that students graduate with fantastic career prospects and the higher level skills that employers both desire and require.


Subject strength

Whether your interest lies in A Levels, Vocational, Apprenticeships, University or Part-Time courses, there's a level, and a subject, to suit all tastes.

Subjects include:

  • Art and Design
  • Business and Law
  • Care, Community, Counselling and Health
  • Computing and I.T
  • Education and Teacher Training
  • English, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Media and Photography
  • Music, Sound and Performing Arts
  • Science & Environmental Health
  • Sport and Outdoor Education


The College offers stunning new buildings with extraordinary backdrops of coastline and countryside providing the perfect location for high class education. The unique combination of smaller class sizes and well qualified, highly motivated staff provides students with the platform to excel.

Open days

Come along and find out more about our Ofsted Outstanding College. The Open Day gives you the opportunity to experience a day at the College, tour the campus, meet the teaching staff and find out about your life as a student.

Visit our website for more details on our upcoming open days.

Contact us

Fal Building
Truro and Penwith College
College Road

t: 01872 267122

Twitter: @TruroPenwithHE

Where you'll learn

Addresses for Truro and Penwith College

Truro and Penwith College College Road Truro Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly TR1 3XX Show on map
Carnon Downs Village Hall Incledon Forth Coth Carnon Downs TRURO CORNWALL AND ISLES OF SCILLY TR3 6HJ Show on map
Clarence House Clarence House, Clarence Street PENZANCE CORNWALL AND ISLES OF SCILLY TR18 2PA Show on map


Senior swans "an amazing course full of lovely people "

Senior Swans - Ballet for the Over 60's

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by Josette - June 2017

This course has been amazing for my mother ,it has given her confidence , a chance to meet people from all walks of...

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Yoga-Dance for Beginners

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by Lorraine - November 2015

The instructors are knowledgable and encouraging. I am a complete novice, but feel really confident dancing and the...

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