Student Life

Word Ladder Challenge

Here’s a wee puzzle for you – Change one letter at a time, always making a real word – how many steps does it take you to get from Wheat...

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...

SRUC graduates and students lead GB Men’s Curling Team to Winter Olympics 2018

The British Olympic Association recently announced the Team GB Men’s Curling Team for the Winter Olympics which includes three SRUC alumni and one current student. Team Smith, led by SRUC...

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...

SRUC Garden Design students pose with their gold certificate

Gold for Hortus Homicida

Garden Design students have excelled themselves with their creativity and imagination as their mysterious “murder garden” won a Gold Award at Gardening Scotland. Their Tudor themed show garden “Hortus Homicida”...

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...

Students at SRUC Elmwood Campus pet a dog

Therapets against stress

Why you should definitely come along to the SRUC Ayr Therapets Against Stress session on May 2nd.

Royal Highland Education Trust (RHET) Logo

Volunteering at the Royal Highland Show

Our good friends at The Royal Highland Education Trust (RHET) are looking for volunteers to work at this year’s Royal Highland Show, which runs from June 22-25. RHET aims to...

SRUC Elmwood Hospitality Students in the Elmwood Training Kitchen

5 medals scooped at the SCOTHOT competition

  Our Hospitality Team has done it again. Higher National Diploma Hospitality Students from Elmwood Campus recently won five medals at SCOTHOT – an industry acclaimed Scotland wide hospitality competition....

Four facts for St. Patrick’s Day

It’s St. Patrick’s Day today which has become something of a global phenomenon where “everyone is Irish” and synonymous with imbibing “too much sherbet”, so to speak. However, the day...