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.

Employers
Employers

At South Devon College, we provide training for businesses and sole traders throughout the South West, across a variety of areas. These include management and leadership, accounting, first aid, health and safety, human resources and much more.

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
9th July 2018

Students collaborate with seven chefs from England’s Seafood Coast

Hospitality and Catering students worked alongside seven local chefs for the annual Gala dinner at South Devon College’s fine-dining restaurant, Horizons. Visitors were treated to a delectable menu comprising six…

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5th July 2018

UCSD named winners of NUS Award 2018

University Centre South Devon (UCSD) and South Devon College Students’ Union is delighted to have won the ‘Relationships and Partnerships’ Award at the NUS Awards 2018. The category recognises how…

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4th July 2018

South Devon College student has work presented to UK Local Growth Minister

First year Level 3 UAL Fine Art Diploma student Jasmine Meekings has recently seen her work presented to a Minister in Westminster. Local Growth Minister Jake Berry MP agreed to…

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2nd July 2018

Health and Care student best in regional heat of WorldSkills UK

Level 3 Health and Social Care student Charlotte Heal achieved 1st place in a regional heat of the Worldskills Health and Social Care competition. The heat took place at South…

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29th June 2018

Pupils from across the bay discover the world of Hi-Tech at South Devon College

International Women in Engineering Day is an international awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and focuses attention on the amazing career opportunities available to girls in the…

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28th June 2018

South Devon College recognise employer contribution to apprenticeships

South Devon College is excited to announce the launch of South Devon Business Partners, a new reward scheme designed to recognise the employers who actively support apprentices with the College….

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27th June 2018

South Devon College creative students collaborate to train aliens how to be human

South Devon College Film, Fashion, Performing Arts and Digital Media students collaborated on an Immersive Theatre Performance at the Old Paignton Picture House. ‘Training to Be Human’ was a completely…

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26th June 2018

An update on Erasmus+ in Cannes

The students have now spent their last day in their respective work experience establishments and are preparing to leave Cannes and return home over the weekend.  Here are some of…

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22nd June 2018

South Devon College – Leading the way with developing Hi Tech and Digital Skills

Computer Science Lecturer Nirosha Holton attended ‘Infosecurity Europe’ – the world’s number one information security event. It featured Europe’s largest and most comprehensive conference programme with over 400 exhibitors showcasing the…

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Upcoming events
16th August, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A-Level results plus Advice and Guidance

All South Devon College A-Level students are invited in to collect their results from 9:00am until 12.00pm in The Street. They will then be able to celebrate with classmates and…

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17th August, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Professional Courses Drop-in Session (Paignton Campus)

Come and visit the Professional Courses team at South Devon College to discuss business and professional courses and meet our team. Subjects include management, accounting, HR, apprenticeships and many more….

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17th August, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Finance and Accounting Information Session (Paignton Campus)

Interested in a career in accounting? Not sure where to start? Come and attend an information session and find out more about studying accounting and finance courses.  You will have…

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17th August, 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Clearing Open Day

At University Centre South Devon we offer a wide range of foundation degrees in areas including psychology, yacht operations, engineering, sustainable construction and much more. We also offer full honours…

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23rd August, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

GCSE results day plus Advice and Guidance

All students awaiting GCSE results are invited to come and collect their results from curriculum staff from 9am until 2pm. Our Helpzone team will be offering an impartial advice and…

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5th September, 2018 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Open Event

It’s Not Too Late! If you haven’t managed to find your perfect University place through Clearing come along and find out more about starting with UCSD this September! At University…

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28th September, 2018 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Graduation 2018

University Centre South Devon is proud to announce that it’s 2018 Graduation will be held on Friday 28th September at the Riviera International Conference Centre in Torquay. Students who will…

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6th October, 2018 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Open Event

Click Here To Register   Join the team from South Devon College at our next Cross College Open Event on Saturday 6th October. Come along between 10am-1pm to find out…

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2nd November, 2018 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Further Education Student Awards 2018

South Devon College is proud to celebrate the success of it’s Further Education students in their annual awards ceremony. Students who have been nominated by staff across the College will…

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8th November, 2018 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Information Evening

At the 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…

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24th January, 2019 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon College Open Evening

The South Devon College Open Evening offers learners or people thinking of returning to study the opportunity to come and meet with staff, view our facilities and find out more…

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26th February, 2019 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Information Evening

At the 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…

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20th March, 2019 12:00 am - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Applicant Event

Applicant events at the University Centre South Devon have been tailored specifically for the course you have applied for, and are designed to help you make an informed decision about…

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4th April, 2019 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon College Open Evening

The South Devon College Open Evening offers learners or people thinking of returning to study the opportunity to come and meet with staff, view our facilities and find out more…

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7th May, 2019 10:00 am - 10th May, 2019 4:00 pm

University Centre South Devon 6th Annual Research Showcase

The UCSD Student Research Showcase is an annual event which provides a unique opportunity for final year degree students to share their research through presentations and posters that has been…

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8th May, 2019 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Applicant Event

Applicant events at the University Centre South Devon have been tailored specifically for the course you have applied for, and are designed to help you make an informed decision about…

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19th June, 2019 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon College Adult Advice Evening

The South Devon College Adult Advice Evening offers learners aged 19 or above or people thinking of returning to study the opportunity to come and meet with staff, view our…

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