Student Successes

Joanna Foubister receives her award

Joanna the ‘Farming Hero’

Joanna Foubister, a student here at SRUC, has been hailed a “British Farming Hero” for helping to draw attention to the issue of mental wellbeing in agriculture. Along with colleagues...

Jaoa Monteino, an HNC countryside management student in the current forest area practising bush skills.

Students Determined to Find Funding for New Community Site

A group of HND and HNC Countryside and Environment Management students are determined to source funding for their exciting community development. Stewart Hardie, former HND Countryside and Environmental Management student,...

Abbie Gibson with miniature pony

Abbie Gibson HND Animal Care

Abbie Gibson started with SRUC on the NC Animal Care and progressed the whole way up to HND, but before she decided what she wanted to do she took a...

Why study Animal Care? Here’s what our students are hoping to do with their knowledge and experience…

We asked our Animal Care students what they would like to do with their qualifications once they have completed their course, and the results are rather lovely:   Animal Behaviourist,...

Ailish Ross bottle feeding a calf

Ailish Ross BSc Applied Animal Science

With Highers in English, Maths, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, Psychology & French and a keen interest in animals, Ailish went to her guidance teacher for advice on science based courses....

Two student chefs in the training kitchen wearing festive hats

Themes Christmas Menus

With Christmas just around the corner (96 days as of today), it’s time to get your bookings in for the SRUC Elmwood Campus Themes Training Restaurant Christmas lunch and dinner....

Cultivate: Issue 2

The second issue of our printed counterpart to Cultivate online is now available at your campus. Pick up a copy now from your campus or view the digital version! We’re...

SRUC students involved in Seafield project with Here + Now

Gerard O’Brien is a lecturer at SRUC’s Edinburgh campus and teaches on the HND in Garden Design and degree in Garden and Greenspace Design. Gerard also has a studio where he...

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...