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 enquiries@southdevon.ac.uk.

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
24th October, 2020 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

English Riviera Film Festival 2020

English Riviera Film Festival 2020 Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak we are unable to confirm if this external event will be taking place. We will update this page as…

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Latest news
9th July 2020

New Direction for Assistant Practitioners at UCSD

New Critical Care and Mental Health Assistant Practitioners commence their studies. This July University Centre South Devon welcome a new cohort of Assistant Practitioners from newly created specialist role within…

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6th July 2020

South Devon College launches new hospitality apprenticeship programme to serve £120m investment in local Accor and Hilton hotels

South Devon College has recently launched its new hospitality higher apprenticeship programme, in response to £120m investment in Torbay from the Fragrance Group, which will see hotel chains Mercure, Ibis…

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2nd July 2020

IiP makes South Devon College the only college in the world to be reaccredited Platinum rating

South Devon College is delighted to become the first and only college in the UK, and internationally, to receive platinum reaccreditation from Investors in People. Platinum is the highest level…

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29th June 2020

How art lecturer, Pav, defied the odds to run a student exhibition during the pandemic

The pandemic and the resulting lockdown of the country has put many things on hold for a lot of people. How we interact with each other has evolved and more…

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22nd June 2020

#TechTuesday: Esports – an introduction to a booming industry

Steve Caunter, Assistant Principal – Hi Tech & Digital at South Devon College, provides an insight into esports, his thoughts on the progression of the booming gaming industry and the…

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8th June 2020

Talking with TUFC’s latest pro players and U18s manager, Jj Evans, Owen Price and Chris Todd

Two students from South Devon College, Jj Evans and Owen Price, have successfully become the latest additions to Torquay United Football Club’s (TUFC) professional team. After making a number of…

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4th June 2020

South Devon College launches new Head Start programme via exclusive student app

South Devon College is preparing to welcome a new cohort of school leavers in September, but this year, things look a little different. Early summer is usually a time for…

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30th May 2020

College students, Jj Evans and Owen Price, score pro contracts with TUFC

During his weekly interview with the club recently, Torquay United manager Gary Johnson revealed that two members of the club’s youth team, Jacob Evans and Owen Price, will be joining…

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26th May 2020

Important COVID-19 update and when the College will open again

South Devon College COVID-19: Important update to students, parents and carers following the Prime Ministers announcement on Sunday 24th May 2020. Following the Prime Minister’s Statement on Sunday 24th May…

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