Student Life

SRUC Produces 2 Finalist in the British Farming Awards 2017

  Each year, the prestigious British Farming Awards holds a category for Agricultural Student of the Year. The award recognises, and aims to showcase the achievements of next generation farmers...

Livestock Production Students Explore Innovative Technology

    A mix of 3rd year Agriculture and Rural Business Management students, from Aberdeen campus, visited SRUC’s Easter Howgate research farm as part of their Livestock Production Systems module....

Aberdeen BSc Countryside Management’s journey to Glen Clova

  On Wednesday the 11th October, BSc Countryside Management students from SRUC Aberdeen set off for wonderful day of field tripping. The group, accompanied by lecturers Denise Ronald and John...

Happy International Tongue Twister Day!

Well… who knew?! The second Sunday in November is International Tongue Twister day apparently. Here are some you can have a go at… How many times you can say each...

Pictured: The statue of Shady the black dog is unveiled at SRUC’s Ayr campus by, from left to right, Wayne Powell (SRUC Principal), Sandy Cumming (Chair of SRUC Board); Jim Hume, Convenor of the National Rural Mental Health Forum; Sonia Filby (SRUC Student Experience Manager); and Gemma Jones (President of the SRUC Students’ Association).

Shady the Dog

Meet Shady the Dog. As a symbol of our commitment to help students struggling with depression, we have unveiled a statue of a black dog, named Shady, at our Ayr...

SRUC graduate crowned Young Farmer of the Year

  Former SRUC student James Fairlie has been awarded Young Farmer of the Year in the prestigious Farmers Weekly annual awards.   James undertook his HND in Agriculture at SRUC...

SOS SMS

Registering with 112, one day may just save you.   112 is the European emergency number and is also recognised in many other countries outside the European Union. If you...

Think Bright on Bonfire Night

A personal guide to a safe Guy Fawkes night. Sparklers Wear gloves – this will significantly reduce your risk of being burnt from sparkler sparks.   Only light 1 sparkler...

SRUC’s Olympic Curlers

The British Olympic Association’s announcement of the Team GB Men’s Curling Team for the Winter Olympics includes three SRUC alumni and one current student. The British men’s team led by...

Reptile Awareness Day

Meet Randall the Rankins Dragon Randall is a 5 year old inhabitant of the Animal Care Unit at the Aberdeen Campus. He is best known amongst students and staff for...