We offer land-based courses at all levels. Whatever your area of study or training, we offer flexible and accessible opportunities.
Our strategic and applied research focuses on rural and land-based issues and our environment, benefiting rural economies and communities around the world.
As Scotland’s only land-based HEI, offering skills and courses from access level to PhD, we meet the needs of learners and the industries seeking their skills.
Our consultants, vets and specialists provide a wealth of local knowledge and expertise across the UK on all aspects of rural enterprise.
We help rural communities and industries meet and adapt to the demands of our ever changing world.
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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Join us for this informative session covering a wide range of developments in herd management. All welcome, book your place now!
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has signalled its commitment to the regional delivery of its services by announcing a number of priorities for investment across Scotland.
A grassland researcher with Scotland’s Rural College is warning farmers that soil compaction can lead to the loss of nearly a quarter of spring grass yields. By taking more care with machinery and livestock they can reduce that loss and cut the farm’s greenhouse gas emissions substantially.
A team of students from the Barony campus of Scotlands Rural College have won the latest Mains of Loirston Winter Wheat Challenge.
HNC and HND students from Scotland’s Rural College were celebrating success in their studies at the recent winter graduation ceremony.