AGRISCOT 2017 - for QMS.

Students learn on the hoof at AgriScot

Eight HNC Agriculture students were chosen to participate in a demonstration that highlighted the importance and benefits of regularly weighing cattle at the recent AgriScot event, sponsored by Quality Meat...

Alison Hosie with Horse in field

Alison Hosie HND Equine Studies

  After working for several years in small animal roles I knew I wanted to return to working with horses. I felt that enrolling on the HNC Equine Studies course...

Be Seen, Be Safe for Road Safety Week

This week is Road Safety Week which is an opportunity to educate and inspire people to take action on road safety and promote life-saving messages. We spoke to SRUC employee...

SRUC graduates on course for great things

A commis chef at a Michelin-starred restaurant, a national park ranger at Hadrian’s Wall and a greenkeeper at a Ryder Cup golf course are just some of the exciting roles landed...


Campus Officer Elections Launched at Barony, Elmwood and Oatridge

It’s election time again, and nominations are now open for Campus Officers at SRUC’s Barony, Elmwood and Oatridge campuses. SRUCSA are calling on students at those campuses who want the...

Flying high in Arkansas, USA

While most students spend the summer months on holiday, SRUC Rural Business Management student Will Blair was flying drones in Arkansas, USA! Will was the scholarship recipient for the exchange...

The importance of food security

With it being World Food Day, our Principal and Chief Executive Professor Wayne Powell has taken some time to share his thoughts about the importance of food security.  

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 (

Rural Alert Infographic

Rural Watch Scotland

Make sure you know what’s going on in your area & help keep yourself safe from crime by signing up to the Rural Watch Scotland alerts scheme. Scotland’s rural communities...

Eleanor MacIntosh being presented with her STEM comptetition award.

STEM Competition 2017

Earlier this year, we worked in cojunction with STEM Learning (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) to run a competition open to secondary school students. The idea was that the participants...