Student Life

Hortus Homicida garden design layout sketch

Hortus Homicida garden design

Our Garden Design students, preparing for Gardening Scotland later this year, have produced the concept sketch for their show garden, entitled Hortus Homicida.   Produced by project leader Heath Urquhart,...

Kevin Keith, SRUC Elmwood Student,

Kevin Keith reaches Young Horticulturalist of the Year finals

HNC Horticulture Student Kevin Keith from SRUC Elmwood has reached the Scottish Finals of the Charted Institute of Horticulture’s (CIH) Young Horticulturalist of the Year. The annual competition is open...

MSc Distance Learning students enjoy a Burns Supper at SRUC Aberdeen Campus

Climate Cafe study weekend at SRUC Aberdeen

SRUC runs a number of distance learning programmes with HNC Poultry Production and HNC Countryside Management popular undergraduate courses. In addition, we offer five MSc programmes offering a range of...

Hortus Homicida Logo

Hortus Homicida – on location in Edinburgh’s Old Town!

Anouska Curzon, MSRO at SRUC Edinburgh Campus, shares her account of filming the teaser video for the Hortus Homicida show garden. When the theme of this year’s show garden for...

Massif Central visit

SRUC/University of Edinburgh MSc students visit Massif Central in France Students on the Environmental Protection and Management, and Soils and Sustainability programmes, undertook a series of visits to sites including...

Second year agriculture students study tour

Second year agriculture students from SRUC’s Edinburgh campus headed down to the north of England for their study tour. See what they got up to:

SRUC Edinburgh Farm Management Society discusses politics and enjoys some pizza

Farm Management Society meeting 2016

Pizza and politics at the second meeting of the new Farm Management Society at SRUC’s Edinburgh Campus where student members were updated by SRUC Economist Steven Thomson on the new...

Environmental students surveying

Edinburgh Environment students practical

Some lovely photos of students at SRUC Edinburgh studying the GIS (Geographic Information System) module as part of their environmental management course. They are at King’s Buildings learning about DGPS...

First year agriculture students visit the cow mart

1st year Edinburgh courses begin with visits

First years at the SRUC Edinburgh Campus began their courses this year with a practical visit related to their subject area. Animal Science, Garden Design, Plantsmanship and Horticulture students headed...