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
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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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. Please see below activities happening…

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12th March, 2020 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Applicant Event

Applicant events at the University Centre South Devon have been tailored specifically for the course you have applied for, and are designed to help you make an informed decision about…

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12th March, 2020 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Pro:Direct Academy – Year 11 Trials

Pro:Direct Academy are offering year 11 players the opportunity to try out for the new season. Come along on Thursday 12th March….. Girls: 17:30 – 18.30        …

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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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3rd July, 2020 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

South Devon College Student Awards 2020

South Devon College will be celebrating the successes of students in an awards ceremony with students, staff, family and friends on Friday 3rd July 2020. Students will be nominated to…

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11th September, 2020 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

University Centre South Devon Graduation 2020

University Centre South Devon will be celebrating it’s 2020 Graduation on 11th September at the Riviera International Conference Centre in Torquay at 4pm. Tickets will go on sale soon and…

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

English Riviera Film Festival 2020

English Riviera Film Festival 2020 The English Riviera Film Festival is pleased to announce that the International Film Awards day for this year’s festival will be taking place on October…

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Latest news
20th February 2020

College Student CIPD Conference leads on Creating a Positive Work Environment

South Devon College hosted the fourth annual CIPD Student Conference. The conference took place on Thursday 13th February 2020 and was based in the College’s Hi Tech & Digital Centre…

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17th February 2020

Andrew Bennett: explore the possibilities of Adventure Sport

Andrew Bennett 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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14th February 2020

Business students journey to Arnhem with Erasmus+

A group of Business students from South Devon College has just returned from an Erasmus+ trip to Arnhem in The Netherlands. Over the course of two weeks, our students participated…

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12th February 2020

Students Cooking Up a storm in Major Series 2020

On Friday 7th February, South Devon College hosted the Major Series 2020 competition which saw a huge rate of success amongst students from the College. In conjunction with The Craft…

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7th February 2020

Apprenticeships celebrated at South Devon College awards ceremony

As part of National Apprenticeships Week 2020, apprentices and employers from across South Devon gathered for South Devon College’s Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony 2020, delivered in partnership with Princess Yachts, Cavanna…

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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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