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Barony Campus

SRUC Barony Campus is set within a working 260 hectare estate, which is situated in the rolling landscape of Dumfries and Galloway in South West Scotland.



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SRUC sets date for new academic year

The new academic year at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) will begin on 28 September with a combination of face-to-face and online teaching.

Virtual tour of new racehorse care course

Equine students are being offered a virtual introduction to a new course aimed at those interested in a career in the horse racing industry.

Grass act

Agriculture students at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) were challenged to be the ‘best in grass’ in a competition sponsored by fertiliser company Yara.

New tools for gardening classes

Horticulture and garden design lecturers at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) have been exploring innovative ways of teaching practical units during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Back to earth

After visiting her sister on Jura last year, Greenkeeping student Laura Sayer-Hall fell in love with the Inner Hebridean island and quit her job to move there full-time.

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Barony Education Office

Address: SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries DG1 3NE

Telephone: 01387 860251

E-mail: barony@sruc.ac.uk