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
21st October, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon High School Virtual Information Evening

South Devon High School is a unique opportunity for pupils studying at Key Stage 4. Pupils will have the opportunity…

Read more
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…

Read more
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….

Read more
Latest news
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…

Read more
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…

Read more
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…

Read more
9th October 2020

Update on COVID-19

Dear students and parents/carers,  As you may be aware, there are currently now three confirmed COVID-19 cases within the College….

Read more
8th October 2020

COVID-19 Update

Update COVID-19 Advice to all students and parents/carers 08/10/20  Dear students and parents/carers,   We have been notified by Public Health of a second confirmed…

Read more
6th October 2020

#TechTuesday: Prove your skill in the upcoming Esports Tournament

It’s no secret that Esports as an industry is growing rapidly. The gaming community has always had an element of…

Read more
17th September 2020

South Devon College becomes first South West college to receive accreditation from Carers Federation

South Devon College has become the first college in the South West to receive the Quality Standard in Carer Support…

Read more

South Devon College shortlisted for Investors in People Awards 2020

South Devon College celebrated success recently being the only college in the world to be reaccredited platinum rating by Investors in People (IiP). Additionally, IiP awarded the College the Health…

Read more
9th September 2020

South Devon College opens its doors for Information Week

South Devon College is at last open again for you to discover the wide range of subjects, high quality facilities…

Read more