Our Elmwood campus is recognised as a national and international centre for golf-related specialisms. Located in North East Fife near many of Scotland’s most famous links courses, most notably St Andrews, Kingsbarns and Carnoustie.

SRUC Elmwood’s very own facilities provide an excellent learning environment for both our professional golf and greenkeeping students who train on the 18-hole course, driving range, short game academy and practice putting surfaces.

The campus offers courses in Professional Golf and Golf Course Management to Higher National Diploma Level with onward progression routes to Degree level study.

They are designed to equip you with the necessary skills to develop knowledge and employment skills leading into industry covering:

  • Golf Teaching and Coaching
  • Sports Science
  • Retail
  • Turf Management
  • Facility Management

Our links with some of the premier golf complexes in the UK ensure that you will have an opportunity to gain a real understanding of what the industry requires.

Virtual Experience

Take a look around the SRUC Virtual Experience for lots of great student videos and examples of what it’s like to study our courses, along with campus and facility tours.

Studying Golf at SRUC Elmwood

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Fees & funding

Funding is available to help you complete your studies, including bursaries to pay your tuition fees and loans to help with maintenance and travel costs.

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Open days

During our online open days you can talk to course tutors and students and find out why studying at SRUC is such a unique experience.

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