NEW! A Levels in Torquay

Students around Torbay and South Devon now have the opportunity to study a suite of a A Levels at our Torquay site, specialising in health and medical sectors.

Apprenticeships Information Drop-in Session
Apprenticeships Information Drop-in Session

Register here for our apprenticeship session on Wednesday 30th May and come in and talk to our staff about options available.

Bursary Support
Bursary Support

We offer a range of support for students who are either starting or continuing their College studies with us. You may be entitled to support towards meals, tuition fees, childcare and travel!

Help & advice

Choosing to be part of South Devon College doesn’t have to be a daunting process. Let us help you make the right choice with our range of support, advice and guidance.

Latest news
25th May 2018

TLH Leisure Resort employees complete fully funded ESOL course

TLH Leisure Resort is working alongside South Devon College to offer staff the opportunity to gain essential skills to communicate more effectively at work. The ESOL (English for Speakers of…

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24th May 2018

UCSD first and only higher education provider to gain foundation degree accreditation from Royal Society of Biology

University Centre South Devon (UCSD) have been awarded the first and only Royal Society of Biology (RSB) foundation degree accreditation for its FdSc Biosciences programme.   The accreditation recognises foundation degrees…

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23rd May 2018

Pro:Direct Academy Devon players travel to the Etihad Stadium for match

Austen Booth and Cameron Atkinson joined the Pro:Direct Academy Elite Squad and travelled to the home of the Premier League Champions to face Manchester City’s youth team stars. Austen was…

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Lily invited to Buckingham Palace to collect DofE Gold Award

Former Public Services student Lily Gardner collected her Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) Gold award from Buckingham Palace.  The ceremony was attended by members of the Royal Family as well as…

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22nd May 2018

Performing Arts and Music collaborate for Schools Will Rock You

South Devon College Performing Arts and Music students collaborated on a musical performance of ‘Schools Will Rock You’, a unique initiative launched by Queen, Ben Elton and the producers of…

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18th May 2018

FdSc Yacht Operations Students Head to Superyacht Hub Palma

FdSc Yacht Operations students swapped sailing for flying and headed south to the Superyacht hub that is Palma. Nestled between Ibiza and Manorca, the island of Mallorca has historically been…

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17th May 2018

Celebrating success: Former student earns her commercial pilot’s licence

First Officer Izzy Lane studied her A Levels at South Devon College and has accomplished her ambition at the age of 21. Izzy progressed to Bournemouth Commercial Flight Training which…

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16th May 2018

Students launch business enterprise project

A group of learning opportunities students invited Stephen Criddle OBE to the official opening. The project is a retail and business focused enterprise led by the students named ‘Barrow 4…

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14th May 2018

University Centre South Devon celebrates students’ work during 5th Annual Research Showcase

The University Centre South Devon (UCSD) Annual Research Showcase has celebrated another successful year. Throughout the week over 85 students presented their research across 9 different curriculum events, alongside industry…

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Upcoming events
30th May, 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Careers Advice in Torquay

PLEASE NOTE: Booking for these sessions is essential. Please complete the below form, and we will get back to you to confirm the exact hour slot for your careers advice…

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30th May, 2018 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Apprenticeships Information Drop-in Session

Are you thinking about taking up an apprenticeship? At South Devon College we can help – come in and talk to our staff about the options available. Whether you already…

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6th June, 2018 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Pro:Direct Academy Football Trials

Want to be part of the football education programme starting in August 2018? The Pro:Direct Academy gives young people aged 16–18 (years 11 & 12) the opportunity to play and…

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9th June, 2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Marine Academy Activity Day

Join the South Devon Marine Academy team on Saturday 9th June for our summer Activity Day. Come along between 10.00am and 3.00pm and try out some of our many activities…

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11th June, 2018 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Psychology, Criminology and Sociology Conference

This conference will be exploring the support and intervention across the lifespan, brought to you by our expert lecturing team. Life Stage Time, Themes and Lecturer Related Careers/Interventions Early Years…

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12th June, 2018 9:00 am - 14th June, 2018 5:00 pm

Art and Design Summer Exhibition

Summer Exhibition for Art and Design at South Devon College Free Entry

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14th June, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

SkillBuild South West Heats

The CiTB annual SkillBuild South West Heats are being held at South Devon College once again in 2018. Competitors from colleges across the country will travel to Paignton to take…

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14th June, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Training to be Human Immersive Experience

Training to be Human is a multi-media immersive experience featuring performance, dance, film and digital. This event builds on the success of the inter-disciplinary approach of ‘Memoirs of a Cinema’…

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14th June, 2018 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Training to be Human Immersive Experience

Training to be Human is a multi-media immersive experience featuring performance, dance, film and digital. This event builds on the success of the inter-disciplinary approach of ‘Memoirs of a Cinema’…

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15th June, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Training to be Human Immersive Experience

Training to be Human is a multi-media immersive experience featuring performance, dance, film and digital. This event builds on the success of the inter-disciplinary approach of ‘Memoirs of a Cinema’…

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16th June, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Training to be Human Immersive Experience

Training to be Human is a multi-media immersive experience featuring performance, dance, film and digital. This event builds on the success of the inter-disciplinary approach of ‘Memoirs of a Cinema’…

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16th June, 2018 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Training to be Human Immersive Experience

Training to be Human is a multi-media immersive experience featuring performance, dance, film and digital. This event builds on the success of the inter-disciplinary approach of ‘Memoirs of a Cinema’…

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20th June, 2018 9:00 am - 29th June, 2018 6:00 pm

ShowCreate18 – UCSD End of Year Degree Show

ShowCreate18 is an opportunity to view the range of work created by final year students from across the University Centre South Devon’s creative Foundation Degrees and demonstrates the diversity and…

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20th June, 2018 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Open Event

At University Centre South Devon, we offer a wide range of Foundation Degrees in areas including Tourism & Hospitality, Marine Technologies, History with English, Fashion with Textiles and much more….

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28th June, 2018 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Society, Education and Development Careers Event

Are you interested in a career in Education, Social Sciences, Public Services or Protection? Join us on Thursday 28th June and find out more. Meet a number of different people speaking…

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28th June, 2018 6:00 pm

Gala Dinner

Come and join us for our annual gala dinner on Monday 28th June at Horizons Restaurant Pre-dinner drinks served at 6pm Dinner served from 6.30pm, 7 course dinner including 6 seafood…

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