Postgraduate Taught Degrees

The postgraduate courses offered by SRUC cover a wide range of land-based industries.

We provide different levels of course so that you can find one that best suits your requirements, including Master of Science Degrees (MSc) and Postgraduate Diplomas (PGDip).

Some of our courses are also available as part-time or distance learning courses, so you can spread out your learning experience to enable you to continue working at the same time.

Choose from the course list below or search using a our course finder to find what you are interested in.

Agricultural Professional Practice

Consultants

A part-time distance learning MSc course awarded by the University of Glasgow.

Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare

Sheep at Kirkton

A full-time MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Applied Poultry Science

Chicks

A part-time distance learning MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Countryside Management

Scottish Countryside

A part-time distance learning MSc course awarded by the University of Glasgow, and also available at the PgDip level.

Ecological Economics

Environmental economics

A full-time MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Environmental Management & Protection

pollution

A full-time MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Food Security

crops

A full-time MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law

International Animal welfare Ethics and Law

A part-time distance learning MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Organic Farming

Creich oats

A part-time distance learning MSc course awarded by the University of Glasgow, and also available at the PgDip level.

Soils and Sustainability

A full-time MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Sustainable Plant Health

Septoria

A full-time MSc course awarded by the University of Edinburgh.

Veterinary Epidemiology

Cattle in field

An introduction to Veterinary Epidemiology, delivered in conjunction with the University of Edinburgh.

Elspeth Martin

Taught Postgraduate Enquiries (Edinburgh University courses)

Address: Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC), Peter Wilson Building, Kings Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JG.

Telephone: 0131 535 4198

Fax: 0131 535 4144

E-mail: elspeth.martin@sruc.ac.uk

Postgraduate Admissions

Taught Postgraduate Admissions

Address: SRUC, Riverside Campus, University Avenue, Ayr, KA8 0SX

Telephone: 01292 886151

E-mail: admissions@sruc.ac.uk