Scotland's Rural College delivers comprehensive skills, education and business support for Scotland’s land-based industries, founded on world class and sector-leading research, education and consultancy.

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SRUCSA 2014/15

We offer land-based courses at all levels. Whatever your area of study or training, we offer flexible and accessible opportunities.

Crop Clinic News

Potatoes in Practice 2014

14 Aug. Hurricane Betha disrupts harvest! Crop Clinic busy with stem base and take-all problems. Guidance on pest management for Autumn rape.

Rural Scotland in Focus

Rural Scotland in Focus 2014

2014 edition available now. Impartial, evidence-based commentary taking you to the heart of key rural issues, linking to further information for you to explore.

New MSc Course


Our new Rural Business Management MSc is delivered part-time by online distance learning. Find out more and apply now!

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Open Day for prospective Undergraduate students

An opportunity for prospective undergraduate students to visit the SRUC Aberdeen Campus. Speak to staff, see our facilities and learn more about our courses.

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Practical Event on Managing Grassland for Horses - Campbeltown

SAC Consulting, in conjunction with the British Horse Society Scotland, is running a workshop on restoring and managing grassland for horses.

SRUC Student Employability Recognised Again Following Independent Review

SRUC has a comprehensive approach to developing the employability of its Higher Education students, an independent review has concluded.

Farmers Sought for Nationwide Dung Sampling Programme Investigating E. coli O157

Scientists from Scotland’s Rural College are inviting farmers’ help for a GB wide dung sample survey investigating the prevalence of E. coli O157 infection amongst cattle destined for the food chain.

SRUC Students and SAC Consultants Gain from Summer Placement Programme

Third year students from Scotland’s Rural College have found summer placements in the College’s SAC Consulting Division incredibly helpful to both their studies and their future career prospects.

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