Student opportunities

Organic Farming Study Tour

Students on the distance learning PGDip/MSc Organic Farming course visited some of the UK’s leading organic producers – including Prince Charles’ Duchy Farm – on their recent study tour.  ...

Meet a BA (Hons) Rural Business Management Graduate

    Jennifer Jeffrey graduated with a BA (Hons) Rural Business Management in June 2016. Between 3rd & 4th year, Jennifer gained a 3 month placement with CKD Galbraith which...

Pen and paper

UCAS personal statements

When filling out your UCAS application, there’s one part of the process that can make or break your application – the personal statement. via GIPHY The personal statement is a...

Monopoly Money

Financial Awareness

Christmas can be an expensive time of year with gifts, travel, decorations and celebrations so here are some top tips to avoid spending too much of your precious student loan!...

SAC Consulting Summer Placement: Elgin

Each summer, SAC Consulting offers three students the chance to undertake a summer placement at one of their offices around the country. Students who apply are in Year 3 going...

Students meet Alpacas at SRUC Elmwood

Alpacas visit Elmwood

We recently welcomed some unusual guests to our Elmwood campus. Lecturer Anne Low organised a visit from some of Claddach Farm’s inhabitants.  The farm, based near Peat Inn specialises in...

David James, Assistant Principal (R) and Sonia Filby, Student Experience Manager (L) are pictured with Cllr Margaret Kennedy and Stephen Gethins, MP North East Fife

Elmwood Careers Event 2017

More than 400 visitors attended the annual careers event, held recently at Elmwood Campus.  As usual the event was well supported by the local workforce and specialist employers from further...

Pauline Blake-Johnson delivers a speech at Westminster

ESOL coordinator at Westminster

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) co-ordinator, Pauline Blake-Johnston, recently spoke in Westminster on the benefits of Scotland having an ESOL strategy, in a bid to encourage England to...

Forest Enterprise Scotland

Modern Apprentice opportunity for budding foresters

Forest Enterprise Scotland is on the search for eight new Modern Apprentices to begin a career in forestry. The apprenticeships will learn forestry skills ranging from tree planting, felling and...

Freshwater Environment Trip to Loch of Strathbeg & River Dee

  One of the modules included in the Countryside Management HND course is Freshwater Environments: Management and Protection. Scotland is a wet country with plenty of rain, as everyone knows,...