business & LAw

Many careers require commercial awareness, business and law knowledge. With our Business & Law courses, you will develop an understanding of the knowledge, skills and resources that are required for success in the commercial world, learning practical skills that are transferable to any industry.

Exciting opportunities

Accounting, Economics and Business Studies will give you a valuable grounding into the concepts and skills used within the business world. Exploring the global world of business, past students have visited Brussels, Barcelona, Paris and New York.

Your exploration of law and the justice system will develop analytical skills and the ability to interpret and evaluate problems. Specific progression advice will be available to you if you are seeking to continue your studies in law. Past students have successfully progressed to prestigious law schools at competitive universities.


Click above to watch our film about studying Business, Tourism & Law at Truro and Penwith College and the career and university opportunities available.

Emily a alumni of the college wears a barrister's uniform.
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I feel so lucky to have been taught by expert lecturers who are so knowledgeable and kind and who genuinely love both the subject and teaching.

Emily - Pupil Barrister at the Crown Prosecution Service who studied A Level Law, English Literature and Psychology

reach your potential

Many of our students go on to achieve great things in the commercial and legal spheres from our Business & Law courses. Learn practical, transferable skills that employers from all sectors value in their staff, or train your existing staff to reach their full potential. Our highly knowledgeable tutors will guide you through the complexities of law and business to give you a complete understanding of these intricate subjects. You’ll develop your ability to analyse, interpret and evaluate problems efficiently and effectively.


Working closely with companies across the county, we’re proud to offer you excellent Apprentice placements. Work, learn and earn a wage in a professional position, as an accountant or legal secretary, for example. Alternatively, combine business, law, economics and accounting at A Level and develop an impressive, employable skill set.

courses for adults

We also run a wide variety of adult part-time, employee training and business development courses. These range from shorter events such as seminars, one-day classes and week-long workshops, all the way to year-long part-time Diplomas. Focus on a specific skill with our specialised options, or study for a comprehensive business qualification.

Select a pathway

University Centre

LLB (Hons) Law

Full Time
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HNC Business

Full Time
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FdA Business

Full Time
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FdSc Law with Business

Full Time
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To apply for a business and law course at Truro and Penwith College, visit the course page on our official college website and complete your application online.

Many careers require commercial awareness and business sense. You will develop an understanding of the knowledge, skills and resources that are required for success in the commercial world, learning practical skills that are transferable to any industry. Graduates from business and law programs at Truro and Penwith College can pursue diverse career paths, including roles in Advertising, Accountancy, Law, Marketing, Travel & Tourism and more. The field offers a wide range of opportunities in various industries. Visit the Career Zone or to find out more.

Entry requirements for business and law programs vary. Check the specific course details on the college website or prospectus or contact the admissions office for the most accurate and up-to-date information on entry requirements.

Yes, you can join your classmates on an exciting range of trips including London, New York, Disneyland Paris, Italy and the Canaries.

Yes, prospective students can speak to the business and law department at an open event which are free to attend and take place throughout the year. Visit to see the latest event details. Alternatively, you can contact the academic advisors in the business and law department at Truro and Penwith College. Check the college website for contact details or reach out to the admissions office, and they will guide you on how to connect with the relevant academic advisors for more information.

We strongly recommend making an application for your chosen course as soon as you can when you are in your final year of school. After you have submitted your application, you will be invited to attend an interview where you can make amendments to your application if need be.

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