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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!

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Latest news
25th March 2019

South Devon College Announces New Principal & CEO

South Devon College is delighted to announce the appointment of Laurence Frewin as its new Principal and Chief Executive Officer. Following the retirement of the existing Principal, Stephen Criddle OBE,…

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23rd March 2019

Lecturer, Sam Dowell, shortlisted for Dressmaker of the Year 2019

Our very own Art & Design lecturer, Sam Dowell, has been shortlisted for Dressmaker of the Year 2019. From the pictures of the dress, it’s easy to see why! Dressmaker…

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22nd March 2019

Enthuse STEM Project supported by SDC Computing and Engineering Staff

This week, college staff from Computing and Engineering delivered industry lead CPD as part of the ENTHUSE Project. Teachers from Paignton Academy and Curledge Street Academy were challenged to have…

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21st March 2019

Big Business Ideas with Carpentry student, Jake Raine-Harries

We love to hear what our students are planning to do with what they learn at South Devon College. We especially admire the commitment of students putting plans in place…

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Comic Relief Bake Sale raises £90!

Between the three C2C groups who took part in the Comic Relief Bake Sale, we raised just over £90! On 15th March, students studying for their Duke of Edinburgh Award…

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Our Engineering Students at Work Experience with Effect Photonics

EFFECT Photonics, who specialise in optical electronics, have supported three engineering students with work experience placements as part of National Apprenticeship Week. The three engineering students Alex Avery, Ethan Graham…

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20th March 2019

Catching Up: Former student, Andrew Dial, now Pilot for U.S. Air Force ROTC

Here at South Devon College, we love hearing back from students about what they go on to do after their studies. Andrew Dial is a great example of a student…

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18th March 2019

Celebrating Success: Jobie Triffitt wins Business Pitch Competition

During National Apprenticeship Week/National Careers Week, Jess Tucker in Helpzone ran an ‘Apprentice-style’ business pitch competition for students to enter. We are proud to announce the winner was Year 11…

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14th March 2019

Celebrating Success: Armed Forces Preparation Traineeship Course

Five students from the Armed Forces Traineeship course have been successful in joining their chosen service. Through hard work at College and work experience with the Exeter Office Training Corp…

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Upcoming events
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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4th April, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Italian Dinner at Horizons Restaurant

Come and join us for our Italian Dinner in Horizons. Spaces are limited, please contact us on 01803 540442 to book.

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26th April, 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

South Devon Marine Academy Careers Drop-In Session

Are you interested in finding out more about a career in the Marine Industry? South Devon Marine Academy are holding a careers drop-in on Friday 26th April at University Centre…

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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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11th May, 2019 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Open Event

The University Centre South Devon Open Event is designed to provide an insight into university level study, including Higher and Degree Apprenticeships. If you are thinking of applying to university…

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24th May, 2019 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (CMDA) Taster Day

The Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (CMDA) is for professional managers who take lead responsibility for people, projects, operations and/or services to deliver long-term organisational success. It’s relevant to managers from…

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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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13th September, 2019 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

UCSD Graduation 2019

University Centre South Devon will be celebrating it’s 2019 Graduation on Friday 13th September at the Riviera International Conference Centre in Torquay. Students graduating this year will be able to…

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