Open Days & Events

We would encourage you to visit SRUC and find out more about the programmes we deliver. We are pleased to offer the following dates for prospective students and their families and supporters to visit us.

If you are unable to attend on these dates, please get in touch with staff at the relevant campus and we will try our best to arrange an individual visit.

How to Book

If you have an e-mail address, please use the "Open Day Booking" form to book a place on-line for one of our forthcoming Open Days.

If you don't have an e-mail address, please call 0800 269 453 to register.


Download or request a prospectus.


Open Day Booking

Open Day Kings Buildings

Book your place at an Open Day event at one of our campuses.

Aberdeen Campus

We don't have any dates planned at the moment - but please contact us on 0800 269 453, or by emailing aberdeen@sruc.ac.uk if you would like to arrange to come and visit the campus.


Aberdeen Campus

Sutton Hall

Located on the Craibstone Estate, about 5 miles from the centre of the City of Aberdeen.

For enquiries email: aberdeen@sruc.ac.uk

Ayr Campus

We don't have any dates planned at the moment - but please contact us on 0800 269 453, or by emailing ayr@sruc.ac.uk if you would like to arrange to come and visit the campus.


Ayr Campus

Students in front of Riverside Campus

Located on a state-of-the-art campus on the riverside, right in Ayr town centre.

For enquiries email: ayr@sruc.ac.uk

Barony Campus

Barony Campus Open Days are run by subject. Please note that all Barony Campus Open Days are drop-in events and the below times indicate opening and closing times for the event.

Open Days at SRUC Barony     

  • Agriculture: Thursday 11 February 2016, 10am-4pm
  • Forestry and Arboriculture: Monday 14 March 2016, 10am-4pm
  • Engineering: Wednesday 9 March 2016, 10am-4pm

Book here!


Barony Campus

Barony reception

Located on the Barony Estate in the rolling landscape of Dumfries and Galloway.

For enquiries email: barony@sruc.ac.uk

Edinburgh Campus

Edinburgh Campus Open Days generally start at the arrival time indicated, so unless is specifies that it is a drop-in event, please ensure that you arrive at campus in good time for the start. Our Open Days give you an opportunity to find out more about our courses, speak to lecturing staff, and take a look around the campus. 

Forthcoming Open Days are as follows - please book your place by following the links. If you are not able to attend on any of these dates, contact us either by phone on 0800 269 453 or by emailing edinburgh@sruc.ac.uk  to arrange a visit.

Open Days at SRUC Edinburgh    

  • Open Evening (drop-in): Wednesday 25th May 2016, 5-7:30pm
  • Clearing Open Day, for courses with spaces still available (drop-in): Thursday 11th August 2016, 4-7pm
  • Open Morning: Saturday 3rd September 2016, 10:30am start (finish around 1pm)
  • Open Afternoon: Wednesday 5th October 2016, 1:30pm start (finish around 4pm)
  • Open Afternoon: Wednesday 16th November 2016, 1:30pm start (finish around 4pm)

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Edinburgh Campus

SRUC Edinburgh Campus

Located on the University of Edinburgh's King's Buildings Campus on the south side of the City of Edinburgh.

For enquiries email: edinburgh@sruc.ac.uk

Elmwood Campus

Come along and speak to our specialist lecturers and find out about our courses, funding and study support available. A tour of the residence will also be available during the evening.

Please note that all Elmwood Campus Open Days are drop-in events and the below times indicate opening and closing times for the event.

Open Days at SRUC Elmwood

  • Jobs fair: Thursday 18 February 2016, 12 noon - 6pm
  • Open Evening: Thursday 18 February 2016, 5pm - 7pm 
  • Family Fun Day: Sunday 15 May 2016 - 12 noon - 4pm
  • Pimms on the Lawn Horticulture event: Thursday 16 June 2016, 5pm - 7pm
  • Open Evening: Wednesday 17 August 2016, 5pm - 7pm
  • Open Evening: Thursday 6 October 2016, 5pm - 7pm
  • Open Evening: Thursday 17 November 2016, 5pm - 7pm
  • Open Evening: Thursday 16 February 2017, 5pm - 7pm

Elmwood Campus

Building Campus

Situated in the town of Cupar, North East Fife, only 9 miles from St Andrews.

For enquiries email: elmwood@sruc.ac.uk

Oatridge Campus

Find out how to grow at Oatridge by visiting us during one of our Open Days. Please note that all Oatridge Campus Open Days are drop-in events and the below times indicate opening and closing times for the event. However, although you don't have to, if you wish to book a place for an Open Day it will help us to organise the event.

Open Days at SRUC Oatridge

  • Friday 26 February 2016 1.30pm - 4.00pm
  • Sunday 24th April 2016 2.00pm - 4.00pm
  • August - Visit our website nearer the time for details

Book here!

Oatridge Campus

SRUC Oatrdige Campus

Oatridge campus stands on its own 283-hectare estate in the West Lothian countryside and it is within easy reach of the City of Edinburgh.

For enquiries email: oatridge@sruc.ac.uk

SRUC Student Recruitment

Telephone: 0800 269 453

E-mail: recruitment@sruc.ac.uk