Careers Advice

We understand that finding the right course isn't always easy. Our Helpzone team offer dedicated careers advice and are open all year round. Drop in or call us if you would like to have a chat about your options.

Financial Support

The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to free or reduced course fees. You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

Transport Support

South Devon College and Stagecoach continue to offer an exclusive travel pass for students studying with the College. The offer provides unlimited bus travel for free or as little as £300 a year.

How to apply

Applying is easy - either find the course you would like on our website and apply online, call 08000 380 123 or email

Advice and Guidance

Looking for advice and guidance throughout the summer? You're in the right place! Click here now.

Adult and Community Learning

Whether you want to learn something new or improve your prospects, we have courses to inspire you and satisfy your passion for learning.

Upcoming events
17th November, 2020 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon College Virtual Open Evening

Our Virtual Open Evening is the perfect opportunity to find out what South Devon College can offer you. Offering a…

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19th November, 2020 10:00 am - 12th January, 2021 4:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Virtual Open Day

Set up to replace our Open Day during the current Covid-19 outbreak, our Virtual Open Day will give you the…

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21st November, 2020 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

English Riviera Film Festival 2020

English Riviera Film Festival 2020 Due to the Covid-19 outbreak the organisers are unable to host a large scale event….

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Latest news
23rd October 2020

College Weekly Update on COVID-19: 23/10/2020

Update COVID-19: Advice to Students and Parents/Carers 23/10/2020   Dear students, parents and carers   Further to my last communication to you on 16th October…

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22nd October 2020

SME leaders fear not enough is being done to help them prepare their workforce for the end of the Brexit transition period

Survey shows 68% of SMEs say that if their business is going to “survive and thrive” then skills must be a top priority for the government.

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21st October 2020

#LoveOurColleges: University Centre South Devon receives HCPC approval for FdSc Hearing Aid Audiology

With today’s National Colleges Week theme focusing on how colleges are innovating, the College wanted to focus on the innovation…

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#LoveOurColleges: New Direction for Assistant Practitioners at UCSD

With today’s National Colleges Week theme focusing on how colleges are innovating, the College wanted to focus on the innovation…

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20th October 2020

#LoveOurColleges: Colleges are supporting industry to adapt and grow

South Devon College are confident in the future of digital and is why they have a Centre dedicated to it…

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19th October 2020

#LoveOurColleges: being at the centre of the economic rebuild

Colleges week launches with a focus on the economic importance of colleges locally, regionally, and nationally. We are proud to…

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16th October 2020

College Weekly Update on COVID-19

Update Covid-19: Advice to all staff 16/10/2020  Dear students, parents and carers  Further to my last communication to you on…

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15th October 2020

DMP Chair, Lynn Stephens, shares how Torbay will become bigger and better

The English Riviera Destination Management Plan (DMP) brings the management of the destination together. It aims to provide a shared…

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13th October 2020

COVID-19 Update: 13/10/2020

Update COVID-19: Advice to all students and parents/carers 13/10/2020 Dear students, parents and carers Further to my last communication to…

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