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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The new 2014/15 Farm Management Handbook is now available!
An essential tool for rural business. Order online, by phone or email.
We have new courses starting in the new year 2015! Take a look at our NCs in Rural Skills, Land-based Engineering and Countryside Management.
Your Local Office
We have consultants, vets and specialists stationed Scotland-wide, as well as the North of England.
Find or contact your local office.
This workshop is aimed at forward-thinking farmers, consultants, farm advisors and vets. Don’t miss this opportunity to pick the brains of leading researchers from Bangor University and SRUC.
Agricultural and veterinary research at SRUC and the University of Edinburgh has been ranked as most powerful in the UK in the Research Excellence Framework (REF).
Euan Fraser has been appointed SAC Consulting’s Senior Potato Consultant.
A new, practical, Countryside Management course, beginning in February and offered by the SRUC Aberdeen campus, emphasises SRUC’s commitment to the land-based sector in the north.
A new introductory course in Land Based Engineering, beginning in January 2015, is being offered for the first time at the Oatridge campus of Scotland’s Rural College.