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.
Places still available for 2015
SRUC has a small number of places left on a limited number of courses starting in 2015.
Crop Clinic News
23 July. This week we cover variety choices for winter wheat and barley and then seed treatment options.
A Berwickshire farming business is the latest to open its doors and welcome neighbours and other local farmers exploring ideas for saving energy and other costs through improved business efficiency.
Students from Scotland’s Rural College competing in this year’s Mains of Loirston Winter Wheat Challenge were looking for positive feedback at recent demonstrations.
Three third year students studying at Scotland’s Rural College are settling in well to their 10 week summer placements with SAC Consulting offices in Ayr, Inverness and Kirkwall.
Orcadian Gina Marshall (20) , a third year BSc Applied Animal Science student from St Ola, is settling in to her 10 week placement with the Kirkwall office of SAC Consulting, part of SRUC.