SRUC Scotland's Rural College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Scottish Qualifications Authority trading as SQA


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Course summary

Throughout this course, you will develop skills and knowledge in forestry or urban forestry. The course offers the opportunity to specialise in Forestry or Urban Forestry. Some of the topics are Forest Sciences, Forest Operations, Woodland Conservation, Silvicultural systems, Forest and Tree Ecology. You will gain experience working on Mensuration and Geographical systems, while developing an awareness of health and safety and environmental issues to modern forestry.

Course details

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Admission to the course can also include applicants who have completed the Advanced Certificate in Forestry and Arboriculture. Mature students considering a career change are encouraged to apply. You should be 17 years of age or older to start this course.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £7500 Year 1
EU £15000 Year 1
Scotland £1285 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1
Channel Islands £7500 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Scottish students can apply to the Students Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS) to have tuition fees paid by the Scottish government. Students from the rest of the UK can apply for financial assistance, including a loan to cover the full cost of the tuition fees, from the Student Loan Company.
Forestry at SRUC Scotland's Rural College - UCAS