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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Farm and Industry Open Day at SRUC’s Crianlarich Hill Farms: A Positive Way Forward

There will be much to hear about and see during the Open Day planned by Scotland’s Rural College at their Kirkton & Auchtertyre hill farms, near Crianlarich, on Wednesday 3 September.

New Project to Help Pig Producers Select the Best Mothers for High Welfare Systems

Animal welfare scientists are helping Sainsbury’s identify ‘good mums’ for free farrowing systems on their pig farms.

Student Satisfaction High at SRUC - Progress on National Student Survey

Students at Scotland’s Rural College have expressed satisfaction with their experience of SRUC in the 2014 National Student Survey.

Scottish Enterprise "Life Changing" Rural Leadership Programme Open for Applications

The highly successful Scottish Enterprise Rural Leadership programme is seeking its latest group of recruits.

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