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 [email protected]

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
2nd September, 2019 12:00 am - 30th June, 2020 12:00 am

1:1 Higher Education Advice Sessions

University Centre South Devon are pleased to be able to offer individual tailored advice sessions for anyone interested in applying for Higher Education. We can answer your questions on –…

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9th January, 2020 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Information Evening

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

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22nd January, 2020 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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3rd February, 2020 9:00 am - 7th February, 2020 5:00 pm

National Apprenticeships Week

South Devon College are excited to be getting involved with a number of activities for National Apprenticeship Week both on and off campus. Please see below for some of our…

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12th February, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon High School Parent Information Evening

The South Devon High School Parent Information Evening offers learners and their parents or guardians the opportunity to come and meet with staff, view our new facilities and find out…

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2nd March, 2020 9:00 am - 6th March, 2020 5:00 pm

National Careers Week

South Devon College are proud and excited to be involved in plenty of activities both on and off campus as part of National Careers Week. Activities and locations will be…

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24th March, 2020 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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20th June, 2020 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 for…

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Latest news
9th December 2019

South Devon College scores top marks for student satisfaction

Following NICDEX’s annual rankings of colleges across the country, South Devon College not only sits amongst the highest ranking colleges overall but it is one of few top ranking colleges…

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5th December 2019

Young parents get into the Christmas spirit for Duke of Edinburgh award

South Devon College’s Young Parents group have been busy making advent calendars for their children as part of their Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) Award Skill section. They have been working…

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2nd December 2019

South Devon College officially opens Princess Yachts Learning Academy

As part of South Devon College’s recent partnership with Princess Yachts, one of the key plans was to accommodate the needs of the luxury yacht building company by providing an…

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African Art Expo welcomes Pav and his work to their exhibition

The African Art Expo, based in The Old Biscuit Factory, London, ran from Friday 22nd November 2019 to Thursday 28th November 2019 and saw South Devon College’s own Art lecturer, Pawel Szymanski,…

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28th November 2019

Podium position in Worldskills final for Andy Thomson

The SkillBuild UK final saw many competitors striving for success. Andy Thomson, South Devon College Carpentry student, was one of few in the country that achieved that great success, attaining…

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27th November 2019

Catching Up: Ryan Hardman exhibits photography work in Italy

One of University Centre South Devon’s former FdA Film and Photography students Ryan Hardman was in Italy over the October half term to exhibit his street photography at Trieste Photo…

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22nd November 2019

South Devon College becomes Approved Activity Provider for Duke of Edinburgh residentials

The Duke of Edinburgh programmes available through the College have been successful for a long time due to the impact it can have on not only the CV of an…

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20th November 2019

Three members of staff have research published by Taylor & Francis

It’s with great pride to share that three members of staff from South Devon College have published articles of research with Taylor & Francis. Katy Joy, Jo Button and Anna…

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19th November 2019

Catching Up: Matthew Woodmore goes from Coaching to Firefighter

South Devon College were pleased to hear back from previous student, Matthew Woodmore. Matt had been a student at the College for many years progressing from a level 3 NVQ…

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