About Us

We are passionate about supporting and inspiring our community through learning, in a modern and friendly environment. We offer a wide range of courses and qualifications.

A Levels

Study up to four A Level subjects at South Devon College. All you need to do is click to view our range of subjects and complete one application form.

Student Support

Our priority is to help you achieve your goals and begin a successful career. We have a dedicated team of professional, qualified staff, to attend to your needs and give you the best possible experience.

Travel Support

Working in partnership with Stagecoach, we have secured an amazing Travel Pass offer available to all students and staff!

Student Life

You will automatically become a member of the South Devon College Students' Union which offers fun and exciting opportunities to complement your studies.

Careers Advice

Our award winning guidance team offer impartial careers advice and guidance. Drop in to our Paignton Campus for free support on your next steps.

Upcoming events
16th October, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon High School Parent Information Evening

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

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8th November, 2019 8:45 am - 10:00 am

STEM Graduate into Business Project: Breakfast Event

Are you a small or medium sized business? Come at join us at University Centre South Devon for the STEM Breakfast Event. The STEM Graduates into Business project aims to…

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20th November, 2019 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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4th December, 2019 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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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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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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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
16th October 2019

#loveourcolleges: Local History Conference at UCSD

This Friday 18th October the History team at University Centre South Devon are hosting a conference to showcase recently completed local research. The conference will run from 10am to 2pm…

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12th October 2019

South Devon College lights the way in grand switch on of Hi Tech & Digital Centre

On Friday 11th October, South Devon College hosted a grand ‘Evening of Illumination’ which stakeholders and key partners of the College attended to witness the final stage of the Hi…

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11th October 2019

College delighted with huge success at South Devon Business Awards

The South Devon Business Awards was a fantastic cause for celebration for many businesses on Thursday 10th October, including South Devon College who won awards for both ‘Best Digital/Tech Business’…

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10th October 2019

World Mental Health Day – What the College does to support your wellbeing

For a long time at South Devon College, staff have and continue to be incredibly supportive whilst students maintain an element of independence to prepare them for the world of…

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4th October 2019

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

The University Centre South Devon (UCSD) has been recently approved by the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) to deliver the Foundation Degree (Higher Apprenticeship) Hearing Aid Audiology. UCSD are…

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3rd October 2019

College secures FA College Grassroots Hub funding for another year

Following review from the FA College Grassroots Hub, South Devon College were found to have exceeded their targets set out for 2018/19 and are in line for further support and…

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1st October 2019

#TechTuesday: Meet student, Olly Gisborne, who designed the Java Café logo

The Java Café saw the celebration of 18 year old Olly Gisborne’s competition winning logo design for the new café in the Hi Tech & Digital Centre. The award that…

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30th September 2019

Top Chefs Mentor Next Generation of Talent from South Devon College

On Monday 16th September, four of Devon’s most highly-skilled chefs teamed up with The Chefs’ Forum to help young people from South Devon College serve up a mouth-watering meal for…

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26th September 2019

Public Service Students experience harsh reality of life in the Police and Ambulance Service

Public Services students were surprised by the arrival of the police and ambulance service as a staged crime scene unfolded in front of them. It was a dramatic start to…

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