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.
Clearing at SRUC
We have a small number of places left on a limited number of courses starting in 2014. Our vacancies vary by campus, so be quick and take a look!
Crop Clinic News
26 June. Sunshine and moist soils. Disease pressure more evident. Efficacy of azoles on wheat. Fungicides aren’t bullet proof.
Rural Scotland in Focus
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.
Come along and discuss this innovative masters programme over a glass of wine and some nibbles with the friendly staff at SRUC Aberdeen.
More than 160 graduands attended the Scotland’s Rural College graduation ceremony on 11 July 2014 at Bute Hall, University of Glasgow.
Nigel Miller, President of NFU Scotland, has been awarded an Honorary Fellowship of Scotland’s Rural College.
Dr Lutz Bunger, was conferred as Professor of Growth Genetics at SRUC’s Graduation ceremony in Bute Hall, University of Glasgow on 11 July 2014.
Recognition for SRUC Expert on Animal Behaviour and Aggressiveness – A Readership for Dr Simon Turner
Dr Simon Turner, an internationally recognised expert on aggressiveness in farm animals was awarded a Readership by Scotland’s Rural College.