Alumni discount for postgraduate courses

SRUC alumni discount for postgraduate programmes: new programmes added

SRUC offers a 15% discount on tuition fees to SRUC alumni on its taught postgraduate programmes awarded through the University of Glasgow, namely the Masters and Postgraduate Diplomas in:

  • Agricultural Professional Practice (On-line)
  • Countryside Management (On-line)
  • Organic Farming (On-line)

NEW: A new 10% discount is now being awarded to SRUC alumni on taught postgraduate programmes validated by The University of Edinburgh.

These taught Masters (MSc) degree programmes run by SRUC in conjunction with the University of Edinburgh include:

  • Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare
  • Applied Poultry Science (On-line) (subject to validation)
  • Ecological Economics
  • Environmental Protection and Management
  • Food Security
  • International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law (On-line)
  • Soils and Sustainability
  • Sustainable Plant Health
  • Veterinary Epidemiology (On-line)

How to apply

For further information on

  • Agricultural Professional Practice
  • Countryside Management
  • Organic Farming

Please contact:

Sharon Gooding-Hill, Postgraduate Marketing and Student Recruitment Officer

Sharon.Gooding-Hill@sruc.ac.uk   +44 (0)1292 88 6196

For further information on

  • Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare
  • Applied Poultry Science (On-line) (subject to validation)
  • Ecological Economics
  • Environmental Protection and Management
  • Food Security
  • International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law (On-line)
  • Soils and Sustainability
  • Sustainable Plant Health
  • Veterinary Epidemiology (On-line)

Please contact:

Mrs Elspeth Martin, Postgraduate Office

elspeth.martin@sruc.ac.uk    +44 (0)131 535 4198tree planting


Full terms and conditions

Terms and conditions: The University of Glasgow Postgraduate Taught programmes:

  • Eligible taught postgraduate awards for the 15% discount in fees are:
    • Agricultural Professional Practice (On-line)
    • Countryside Management (On-line)
    • Organic Farming (On-line)
  • There is no time limit within which the previous study took place.
  • Students will normally be a graduate of the general or Honours Degree. However, SRUC has a contextual admissions approach when considering an applicant’s suitability for a programme. Relevant experiential learning and other professional/vocational qualifications are valued and exceptionally, and at the discretion of the Admissions Tutor for the award, applicants with HND/C will be accepted onto Postgraduate awards. Therefore, HND/C graduates from the former SAC, the East/North/West Colleges of Agriculture, and the Barony, Elmwood and Oatridge Colleges are eligible if accepted onto a Postgraduate award.
  • This Alumni Benefit is available for new students enrolling on their award in September 2018/19.
  • The awarding of this Alumni Benefit is at the discretion of SRUC and may be altered or withdrawn for new students at any time.

Terms and conditions: The University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Taught programmes:

Eligible students will:

  • have graduated, or be expecting to graduate, with an Honours degree delivered through SRUC, and awarded by either the University of Glasgow or the University of Edinburgh, within five years prior to the commencement of the PGT programme;
  • have been accepted for admission to one of the following MSc programmes:
    • Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare
    • Applied Poultry Science (On-line) (subject to validation)
    • Ecological Economics
    • Environmental Protection and Management
    • Food Security
    • International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law (On-line)
    • Soils and Sustainability
    • Sustainable Plant Health
    • Veterinary Epidemiology (On-line)
  • have been offered a place for the 2018/19 academic session
  • have firmly accepted that offer, or be intending to do so.

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