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.


Open Day Booking

Open Day Kings Buildings

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

Aberdeen Campus

  • Taster Day for Countryside and Environment courses: 4th July. Please book to be sent further information.
  • Wednesday 12 August 2015 - Course Information Open Day, 2:00pm - 7:00pm (drop-in)

We are pleased to offer the following dates for prospective undergraduate students and their families and supporters to visit us. Please note that all Aberdeen Campus Open Days are structured events and the below times are start and finish times. Please arrive in good time for the start time indicated.

Open Days at SRUC Aberdeen

  • Saturday 19 September 2015 - Open Morning, 10:30am - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday 14 October 2015 - Open Afternoon, 1:30 - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday 18 November 2015 - Open Afternoon, 1:30 - 4:30pm

Book here!


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 are pleased to offer the following dates for prospective undergraduate students and their families and supporters to visit us.

Open Days at SRUC Ayr

  • Drop-in Open Day for Places Still Available: Thursday 6 August, 4:00-8:00pm.

We have places still available on some of our courses for 2015 start - check this page nearer the time for more information.

Please note that all Ayr Campus Open Days below are structured events and the below times are start and finish times. Please arrive in good time for the start time indicated.

  • Saturday 12 September 2015 - Open Morning, 10:30am-1:00pm
  • Wednesday 7 October 2015 - Open Afternoon, 1:30-4:30pm 
  • Thursday 19 November 2015 - Open Evening, 4:30-7:30pm

Book here!


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     

For courses with any spaces available there will be an Open Day on Wednesday 12th August from 10am-4pm. Please check nearer the time for more details. 

  • Agriculture Thursday 12th November 2015, 10am-4pm
  • Animal Care Thursday 19th November 2015, 10am-4pm
  • Equine Tuesday 17th November 2015, 1pm-4pm
  • Forestry and Arboriculture Monday 9th November 2015, 10am-4pm
  • Engineering Wednesday 25th November 2015, 10am-4pm
  • Veterinary Nursing Tuesday 17th November 2015, 10am-4pm

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

We are pleased to offer the following dates for prospective undergraduate students and their families and supporters to visit us.

Open Days at SRUC Edinburgh

  • Drop-in Open Day for Places Still Available: Thursday 6 August, 4:00-7:00pm.

We have places still available on some of our courses for 2015 start - check this page nearer the time for more information.

Please note that all Edinburgh Campus Open Days below are structured events and the below times are start and finish times. Please arrive in good time for the start time indicated.

  • Saturday 5 September 2015 - Open Morning, 10:30am-1:00pm
  • Wednesday 7 October 2015 - Open Afternoon, 1:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday 18 November 2015 - Open Afternoon, 1:30-4:30pm

Book here!


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

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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

  • Horticulture Taster Day - Friday 12 June, 2:00-3:30pm
  • For courses with spaces available there will be an Open Day on Monday 17th August 2015 1.30-4.00pm. Please check this page nearer the time for more details.
  • Friday 2nd October 2015 1.30-4.00pm
  • Friday 27th November 2015 1.30-4.00pm

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