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Rural Business Management

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Aberdeen Campus, Edinburgh Campus

Content

This course will develop your business knowledge and skills, with the emphasis at all times being on rural business throughout the UK. You will study a range of up-to-date and relevant modules, giving you a real insight into rural business today while providing you with a range of transferable skills which are of vital importance to today’s graduates.

Through the specialist elective modules available (offered in addition to the generic business core) you will be able to tailor your studies to focus on your own particular sector of interest.

A summer work placement between the first and second year ensures that you will acquire practical and operational skills and knowledge. Some students have found placements overseas including in the United States, Canada and Europe.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at CC plus English and Maths at National 5; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

Year 3 of the BA/BA (Hons) Rural Business Management

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Part time (day)

UCAS Code

654D

Course Length

4 years

Department

Business

SCQF Level

8

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals