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A broad and varied range of industries awaits in the world of agriculture.

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Animal Care

Our modern animal care facilities let you get hands-on with a wide range of species

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Rural Business Management at SRUC offers innovative courses designed to meet your needs as well as those of prospective employers, ensuring excellent employment prospects.

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Professional Cookery

Those with an interest in hospitality, catering and professional cookery will find our HNC/HND courses have great industry recognition.

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Animal Sciences

Animal scientists play a critical role in the future of our planet.

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Biological Sciences

Mankind faces critical challenges over the coming decades. Biological science is at the centre of current global issues including food security, climate change.

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Good management of the land and countryside is key to ensure that it can be profitable, accessible and sustainable while allowing wildlife to thrive.

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Engineering offers a fast-moving career with great potential for progression.

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We all share a common goal of the responsible management of our natural resources and environment.

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Equine & Horse Care

With the equine industry continuing to grow year-on-year, there has never been a better time to study and work in this field.

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Forestry & Arboriculture

Forestry focuses on the management of forests and woodland, from planting through to thinning and felling.

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Garden Design

Garden Design is a highly rewarding discipline that requires attention to detail, plant knowledge, technical competence and artistic flair.

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Tee off a great career at SRUC.

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A profession which offers a diversity of jobs to suit a wide range of talents.

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Not just gardens - landscaping is a varied area of study,

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A dynamic, competitive and multi-billion pound industry.

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Rural & Estate Skills

This is a broad area encompassing gamekeeping, ecological surveying, estate management and much more.

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Sustainability, conservation and protecting the environment are now of prime importance.

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Agricultural and Renewable Technology

Discover how we can apply new technologies to improve our use of energy.

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Veterinary Nursing

Forge a career caring for a wide variety of animals.

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