Gown hire

All graduating students are reminded that they must hire a gown and hood, the price of which will be £45- orders cannot be guaranteed unless received at least 21 days before the Ceremony, by 5 August 2024 at the latest. 

Gowns will be available for collection on the day in Hunter Hall, Main Building, University of Glasgow. 

Some assistance may be available with the cost of gown hire – further information will follow in due course. 

Gowns will be available to hire from the Ede and Ravenscroft website from 1 June 2024 

Ordering the correct gown and hood

Important! Please note:
Gowns will be available to hire from the Ede and Ravenscroft website from 1 June2024.  We would suggest not reserving and paying for a gown hire until your qualification outcome is known.  Orders cannot be guaranteed unless received 21 days before the Ceremony.  


  1. Log on to the Ede & Ravenscroft website

  2. Select SRUC – drop down will show Scotland’s Rural College – and press continue.

  3. Select Event Details - Glasgow University 26 August 2024 - press continue.

  4. Close the pop-up window about hat size measurement if one appears – you will not need a hat.

  5. Now pick your Level of Award – HNC/HND, Bachelor/Honour Degrees or Masters Degrees - then specify the name of the award.

  6. HNC/HND is awarded by SQA & General and Honours Degrees are awarded by one of our two partner Universities (Edinburgh or Glasgow) – use the table below to select the correct awarding University for your programme.  HNC/HND SQA at bottom of table.  
    • (Edinburgh BSc) BSc or BSc (Hons) Environmental Management = Gown: Black; Hood: Black/mid green/white faux fur

    • (Glasgow BA) BA or BA (Hons) Rural Business Management = Gown: Black; Hood: Black/Purple/Red

    • (Glasgow BSc) = Gown: Black; Hood: Black/Gold/Red
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Agriculture 
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Applied Animal Science 
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Equine Science and Management 
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Garden & Greenspace Design 
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Horticulture 
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Horticulture with Plantsmanship 
      • BSc or BSc (Hons) Wildlife & Conservation Management 
      • BSc Veterinary Nursing
    • (Glasgow Postgraduate Certificate / Diploma) all courses = Gown: Black; Hood: Black/Green/Blue/Red 

    • (Glasgow MSc) = Gown: Black; Hood: Black/Gold
      • MSc Countryside Management
      • MSc Organic Farming
      • MSc Agricultural Professional Practice
      • MSc Wildlife and Conservation Management
      • MRes Zooneses and Epidemiology of Animal Infectious Diseases 

    • (SQA) HNC = Gown: Black; Hood: Navy/Gold

    • (SQA) HND = Gown: Black; Hood: Navy/White

 7. Finally, select your gender, height (in m/cm or ft/inches) and chest size and continue through the ordering process as instructed on the page.

 8. You will not need the hat

 9. Your gown and hood will be delivered to Glasgow for you to pick up on the day.


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