Welcome to SRUC King's Buildings, Edinburgh


Our Edinburgh buildings are located on the University of Edinburgh's campus on the south side of the city. We also have facilities located on the Bush Estate, a 250-year-old former stately home and current site of the world-class science park, Edinburgh Technopole.


How to get here



The Peter Wilson Building at SRUC King's Buildings, Edinburgh has full accessibility information available from AccessAble.

Learn more


Discover a range of accommodation options available to you at SRUC King's Buildings Edinburgh.

Learn more

The Arcade

The Arcade is a collaborative working space with social areas, booths with screens and charging stations, and everyone’s favourite feature, the living wall produced and maintained by our horticulture team. It also includes a café fresh baked goods and hot food is prepared daily, including a free student breakfast.

Learn more

Computer lab

This room is used by students from all subject areas and is equipped with modern computing equipment to facilitate all manner of coursework.

Easter Howgate Farm

Easter Howgate Farm is a teaching and research facility to the south of the city. While off-campus, this farm is utilised by the majority of our teaching team to put the theoretical principles of their lessons into practice.

Faculty Office

The beating heart of our campus. Located on the first floor and with easy access to the lecture hall and teaching facilities, this is where students go to access information on all things student-relevant.


We have state of the art laboratories at SRUC Edinburgh that are used by our students for a large range of teaching activities.


Refurbished in 2022, this is arguably one of the most important rooms to the students. With thousands of books, magazines, and academic journals, this quiet area provides students with a safe space to revise in peace and quiet. On top of reading material, there is also a facility to borrow a laptop if a student does not have access to one.

Learn more


Our campus boasts a large number of brightly coloured, spacious lockers that can be reserved for a year with a small deposit. They are conveniently placed around the building and are a huge benefit to students who spend a good deal of time on campus.

Shared facilities with University of Edinburgh

SRUC Edinburgh shares a campus with the University of Edinburgh at the King’s Buildings and our students have access to all of the facilties afforded to University of Edinburgh students. This includes access to their student union, bars, cafes, and sporting/gym facilities.

Sports facilities

SRUC Edinburgh students are able to become members of the Edinburgh University Students' Union (EUSA) . SRUC King's Buildings, Edinburgh also has its own rugby, football and hockey teams which compete against local teams as well as teams from the other SRUC campuses.

Learn more

Student plots / glasshouse

A facility maintained by our horticulture and garden design students, this beautiful area is a peaceful spot to step out of the hustle and bustle of campus life and recharge your batteries. In the summer months this area is bursting with colour and vibrancy.

Student support offices

We have a dedicated student support team who are able to help with all things relating to, but not limited to, additional support needs, pastoral needs, career advice and mental health support. Drop-ins are available or you can make an appointment via email below.

Make an appointment

Quiet room

All SRUC campuses have a 'quiet room' with useful information, leaflets, and time out activities who need a quiet space.

Courses offered at SRUC King's Buildings, Edinburgh

SRUC offers a variety of courses at our King's Building Edinburgh campus. Explore all the options available to you using the link below. 

Explore SRUC Edinburgh courses

Find out more about studying at SRUC Edinburgh

Open Days

During our online open days you can talk to course tutors and students and find out why studying at SRUC is such a unique experience.

Book an open day

Virtual Experience

We've created a Virtual Experience platform for students where you can find great videos and examples of what it’s like to study our courses, along with campus and facility tours.

Start your experience


Find out more about all of the courses we have on offer at SRUC.

Download a prospectus

Travel guide

The SRUC King's Buildings campus is easily accessed by road. Download our travel guide for help getting to King's Buildings by car, train, bus and taxi.

Read more


Keep up to date with what's happening at SRUC Edinburgh by joining us on Facebook.

Connect with us

Campus news

Read the latest news about SRUC campuses.

Read more

Explore more:

Find and apply for your course

Explore our academic and training course catalogues, check out our virtual experience, request a prospectus, find out how to apply to study with us, learn about fees and funding opportunities, and more.

Explore more

Pathways to Study

Explore all the ways you can learn at SRUC. From entry-level to Master's degree and beyond, full or part time study, distance learning, apprenticeships, mature students and courses for schools. We're here to help you and your business thrive.

Explore more

Contact Us

Can't find what you're looking for? Get in touch!

Get in touch