Horticulture

Heather McEwan TOP internship

Horticulture student Heather is having a TOP time during her internship in Florida

  Heather McEwan studied HNC Horticulture at SRUC Oatridge Campus and went on to complete her HND and BSC in Horticulture at Edinburgh before being accepted into The Ohio Program...

CABEC group photo 2018

CABEC

Construction and Built Environment Challenge – CABEC On Thursday 11th January, ten schools from across Edinburgh and the Lothians arrived at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange ready and eager to compete...

Red flowers in a garden

SRUC Advent Calendar: 22nd December

Garden Design is a highly rewarding discipline that requires attention to detail, plant knowledge, technical competence and artistic flair. It is recognised as a profession in its own right and...

Three variations of Poinsettias

SRUC Advent Calendar: 12th December

Did you know that December 12th is Poinsettia day? The day marks the death of J.R. Poinsett, an American botanist who sent cutting of the poinsettia plant he discovered in southern Mexico...

Frances Tophill

Six Amazing Careers Your SRUC Education Could Lead To

An SRUC education will equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience to move confidently into your chosen career. However, here are six careers you may not have considered that...

Tree from ECLAS conference in Greenwich

SRUC lecturer presents at ECLAS

SRUC Edinburgh Garden and Greenspace Design lecturer, Gerard O’Brien recently presented at the annual conference of ECLAS – European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools.  This year’s conference was titled Creation/Reaction (https://eclas2017london.com/)...

Kickstart

School pupils enjoy a Kickstart at SRUC

School pupils from schools across the south east and south west of Scotland enjoyed a day of interactive workshops at the  Edinburgh campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC). The Kickstart...

Bedding flower display in Cupar, Fife

SRUC Elmwood creates eye-catching display in Cupar

SRUC Elmwood campus horticultural staff and students have been creating an eye catching floral display on the East road leading into Cupar town centre. The impressive bedding carpet was designed...

SRUC Elmwood Campus 2017 prizewinners

SRUC Elmwood Campus Prizewinners 2017

SRUC Elmwood Campus recently held their awards ceremony.  The event recognised and celebrated individual achievements of their further education students in an afternoon event held in the Elmwood Campus, Cupar....

SRUC Oatridge WW1 allotment garden at the Royal Highland Show 2017

Oatridge WW1 allotment at Royal Highland Show

Students at SRUC Oatridge campus will be showcasing their WW1 allotment project at this year’s Royal Highland Show within the Countryside Cottage demonstration area. The allotment is part of a...