South Devon College

Situated in the heart of Paignton Zoo, the South Devon College classroom forms part of our Education Centre.

Focussing on inquiry-based learning, South Devon College offers BTEC Level 3 Animal Management and Foundation Degree Animal Science. Students attend lessons at Paignton Zoo taught by South Devon College staff.

Students on the course benefit from the purpose-made facilities in the classroom and the grounds of the Zoo. The South Devon College campus (situated just 2 miles away) is where they are able to access support and additional resources. 

For more details on available courses and how to apply visit

Quotes So much to see, beautifully laid out and loads of interesting information on all the animals. Quotes