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
9th April, 2019 12:00 pm - 1st July, 2019 12:00 pm

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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19th June, 2019 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

South Devon College Adult Advice Open Evening

South Devon College would like to welcome you to our Adult Advice Open Evening on 19th June. The evening offers learners aged 19 or above and people thinking of returning to study…

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28th June, 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

South Devon Marine Academy FdSc Yacht Operations Taster Session

Our crew at South Devon Marine Academy would like to invite you to join them at their campus at Noss on Dart Marina for a Yacht Operations Foundation Degree taster…

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28th June, 2019 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

South Devon Marine Academy FdSc Marine Technologies Taster Session

Our team at South Devon Marine Academy would like to invite you to join them at their campus at Noss on Dart Marina for a Marine Technologies Foundation Degree taster session….

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13th September, 2019 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

UCSD Graduation 2019

University Centre South Devon will be celebrating it’s 2019 Graduation on 13th September at the Riviera International Conference Centre in Torquay at 4pm. Tickets will go on sale on Wednesday…

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Latest news
14th June 2019

Healthy Eating Week: Sleep Well!

Get the sleep you need every night – get into a good bedtime routine! A healthy lifestyle includes getting enough good quality sleep. Regular lack of sleep can affect your…

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13th June 2019

SkillBuild South West Region Final has commenced

The South West region final of SkillBuild is being hosted at South Devon College and has started today! SkillBuild is the largest and longest-running multi-trade skills competition in the UK….

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Healthy Eating Week: Get Active!

Get active every day – move more! Physical activity is beneficial because it can help you to maintain energy balance; improve heart health and strengthen muscles and bones; improve sleep,…

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12th June 2019

Healthy Eating Week: Drink Plenty!

Have at least 6-8 unsweetened drinks every day – water is a great choice! The body is about 60% water and this is needed for many different functions, such as…

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11th June 2019

Healthy Eating Week: Have 5 a Day!

Have at least five portions of vegetables and fruit every day – choose a variety! It is important to have at least 5 A DAY as vegetables and fruit provide…

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10th June 2019

Celebrating Success: College student Thomas Rowe reaches Screwfix Trade Apprentice national final

The stage is set! Thomas, 18, studies carpentry and is amongst just 10 finalists selected in this year’s Screwfix Trade Apprentice competition. He will now battle it out at the…

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Healthy Eating Week: Have Breakfast!

Have a healthy breakfast every day – go for wholegrain or other higher fibre foods, include a drink and at least one of your 5 A DAY! Breakfast helps get…

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7th June 2019

Healthy Eating Week 10th-14th June

  South Devon College are taking part in the British Nutrition Foundation’s Healthy Eating Week next week, with daily challenges from Monday 10th – Friday 14th June. BNF Healthy Eating…

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31st May 2019

South Devon College Construction students save seafront shelters

South Devon College are not only becoming more involved in the community than ever before, but they are now improving it too. Construction Apprentices have taken the College’s community spirit…

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Help and advice

Choosing to be part of South Devon College doesn’t have to be a daunting process. Let us help you make the right choice with our range of support, advice and guidance.