Aberdeen

Close finish likely in SRUC student’s Winter Wheat Challenge

This seasons Winter Wheat Challenge is hotting up and, according to SRUC supervising staff, the competition has never been closer at this time of year. The annual challenge is sponsored...

New Student Leadership Team

The new team elected to lead the award winning Scotland’s Rural College Students Association (SRUCSA) through 2017/18 have taken up their posts. Gemma Jones is the new President – stepping...

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Royal Highland Show photo competition winners

After what seemed like an eternity, we were finally able to select two winners in our 2017 Royal Highland Show photo competition. We received hundreds of amazing submissions from people...

Aberdeen students visit Barra Berries in OldMeldrum

A ‘Berry’ Inspiring Visit

2nd Year Rural Business Management and Agriculture students from SRUC Aberdeen enjoyed a visit to Barra Berries at Barra Castle, Old Meldrum. The students undertaking Rural Business Diversification visited Barra...

Student Hits New Heights at the Farmers Club Awards

Aberdeen student, Robbie Stevenson has won Bronze at the Farmers Club Pinnacle Awards for Excellence in Business Management at a prestigious ceremony held recently in London. The awards, now in...

SRUC branded ball point pens

National Stationery Week 2017

Did you know that this week (April 24-30) is National Stationery Week? People from around the country will be celebrating the unsung heroes that have kept society running since the...

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Why you should contribute to the National Student Survey

The National Student Survey is drawing to a close on April 30th. The survey is a great opportunity for students across the UK to submit feedback and share their experiences...

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SRUC Students have Tree-Mendous Time at Mar Lodge

Students studying Countryside and Environmental Management at SRUC Aberdeen recently went on a weekend adventure to Mar Lodge Estate in rural Aberdeenshire. After settling into camp, the group set up...

A flying fox bat

5 facts about bats

April 17th is Bat Appreciation Day. Here at SRUC, we love all creatures great and small, so we’ve compiled 5 facts about the children of the night. Let’s start with...