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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Crop Clinic News
12 Feb. Well attended SRUC-HGCA events, many CAP/greening questions. We can help with your Integrated Pest Management (IPM) plans.
Attended by hundreds of job seekers, the inaugural North East Fife Jobs Fair hosted last week at SRUC Elmwood campus and organised in partnership with Huw Bell, was a roaring success.
The catalogue of SRUC’s short, practical field guides has been extended and revised with a number of additions to the list available on the SRUC website.
SAC Consulting (part of SRUC) is seeking to support the continued viability of dairy farms in Kintyre and Gigha by holding a series of free, focused workshops tailored for local producers.
With lambing time approaching, vets from Scotland’s Rural College are reminding dog owners to keep their pets under close control near livestock and to avoid going near sheep at all, if possible.