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

National Apprenticeship 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 the table below for an…

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4th February, 2020 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Safeguarding, Prevent and County Lines Workshop

This workshop aims to support your professional development and support your understanding of relevant issues concerning the safeguarding of children and young people, both national and locally. It is suitable…

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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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30th March, 2020 12:00 am - 3rd April, 2020 12:00 am

Tech Taster Workshops

South Devon College are proud to be hosting a range of fun, hands-on one-day ‘Tech Tasters’. These taster days aim to introduce participants to exciting technical concepts and fun practical…

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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
27th January 2020

Opera and Pop star, Keedie Green, delivers masterclass to South Devon College students

South Devon College welcomed Keedie Green to deliver a singing masterclass to the College’s group of Performing Arts students. Keedie started singing at the age of 10 and had her…

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17th January 2020

Students and local TV Producer document the life of The Brixham Pirate

Lecturer in Media and Art, Tracey Turner, and her Level 3 UAL Creative Media Production students worked with local TV Producer, Benjamin Field,  in a 5 day turnaround project, creating…

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16th January 2020

How studying an apprenticeship can be more rewarding than you think

Once upon a time, apprenticeships were not a very popular option. Now though, it is very much the opposite with numbers of those on apprenticeships growing by hundreds year after…

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14th January 2020

No better time to study Health and Care

Thanks to the recent announcement that brings back nursing bursaries, eligible student nurses and midwives – and many Allied Health Professionals – there is no better time to consider starting…

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10th January 2020

The unexpected journey of an Adventure Sports student

Former student, Matt Godfrey, studied a foundation degree in outdoor coaching and education. But his journey has landed him in a place you wouldn’t initially think is related to adventure…

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9th January 2020

Pav Szymanski inspires at national UAL training event

Pav Szymanski is a very industry active lecturer in art and design at the College and has had many recent successes with pieces he has created. As a well-recognised advocate…

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8th January 2020

Apply now for creative foundation degrees starting soon!

Make your 2020 a creative one with University Centre South Devon, take a look below at the specialised art, design and creative degrees starting this January! FdA Contemporary Arts Practice…

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2nd January 2020

Gary Peverill: a thriving career in Adventure Sports

Gary Peverill is a Trainer Facilitator for Adventure Sports at South Devon College and brings a wealth of experience in the industry that is invaluable to those wanting to pursue…

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19th December 2019

Closure dates: 20/12/19 – 06/01/20

*Reminder* All South Devon College sites will be closed on Friday 20th December 2019 for a Staff Training and Development Day. This includes our Paignton, Newton Abbot and Torquay campuses,…

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