UK number one for research power
In partnership with the University of Edinburgh, SRUC's veterinary, agricultural and food science research has been ranked number one in the UK based on the quality and breadth of our work, maintaining our position as the strongest provider in these subject areas.
100% of our joint submission was assessed as being world leading and internationally excellent in terms of the impact our work has on wider society.
Small businesses have big role in food security
Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) played a key role in maintaining the resilience of the UK’s food system during Brexit and the coronavirus pandemic.
Survey seeks farmers’ views on GHG emission reduction
Beef and dairy farmers are being asked for their views on the role of precision livestock farming technologies in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
SRUC research ranked as number one in UK
The research power of Agriculture, Food and Veterinary Sciences at SRUC and the University of Edinburgh has been ranked as number one in the UK based on the quality and breadth of work.
SRUC students win social enterprise award
An SRUC student community group has scooped a £1000 prize after being named as one of the winners in the Scotland-wide Social Innovators Challenge.
SRUC welcomes new National Test Programme
SRUC has welcomed the launch of a Scottish Government programme which gives farmers, crofters and land managers access to new guidance on financial support for activity that will improve awareness of their climate performance.
Horticulture student lands TV presenting role
A Horticulture and Plantsmanship student from SRUC has been selected as one of six new presenters on BBC Scotland’s gardening programme Beechgrove.
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Courses and training
"The training at Barony gave me the basic skills and knowledge to get me into the industry and start to build a career."
"I really appreciate how creative the course is. We have a lot of freedom when it comes to modules."
"My favourite thing about the course was the style of teaching. It was always exciting and fresh."
"The course was fun and the support from staff was fantastic, I felt so at home in my surroundings and this ultimately made me work harder."
"I’ve particularly enjoyed the field trips. They give you a chance to meet new people and make connections in your chosen industry."
"There has always been such a good network of people. Lecturers are really helpful and understanding and I have a great bunch of classmates."
"I really appreciate how our lecturers were always keen and happy to help. The support students receive is above and beyond."
"I have formed great friendships and made many connections within the sector, which will greatly benefit me when I begin looking for employment."
Find out more about our services
Our consultants in 25 offices across Scotland and northern England turn research into advice and advantage for business and public sector alike.
Vet & laboratory services
Our leading experts provide support to clients in areas animal disease, diagnosis and surveillance.