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.
Develop your skills! Search our wide range by subject or awarding body. Courses delivered on campus, in the workplace or on customer premises.
Upcoming Open Days
Visit SRUC during one of our open days to find out more about the courses we deliver. Family members or supporters welcome.
Come and work with us! We have a diverse range of jobs available, across the whole organisation. Take a look and apply online now!
A science festival in an afternoon: Fantastic, fun and free!
New Research Proves Including Peas and Beans in Crop Rotations Increases Productivity and Helps the Environment
Farmers need to be reminded just how beneficial growing peas and beans can be to their businesses and the environment.
Scotland’s Rural College has enhanced its service to the dairy industry.
The Rural Scotland Refocused event in Edinburgh saw more than eighty representatives from organisations involved with rural communities come together to discuss where rural Scotland should be in 2035.
Scotland’s Rural College has launched a new Monogastric Science Research Centre, a focus for the College’s work on pigs and poultry, in particular bringing together vital research on nutrition.