Scotland's Rural College

Preparing the next generation of students for the agriculture industry.

Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) is a higher education institution founded in 2012 when four partner institutions merged to become SRUC. With 6 campuses located throughout Scotland, SRUC provide varied land-based education courses to over 8,000 students. SRUC came to Click Travel to simplify their booking strategy and regain control of travel costs.

87%

online adoption

84%

Policy compliance

46K

saved within 4 months

Client:

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

Sector:

Education

Client since:

2014

Why Click?:

Consolidated booking platform, Improved finance processes, Online booking tool

Pain points:

Needed to provide a solution to their travellers that reduced time wasted looking through various sites for the cheapest accommodation. Also needed to improve their control over finance which had been diminished due to lack of transparency on travel costs and trends.

Features:

Policy compliance of 84%

Online adoption of 87%

£46K saved within 4 months

SRUC exists to deliver comprehensive skills, education and business support to Scotland's land-based industries, founded on world class and sector-leading research, education and consultancy.

What was needed:

  • Easy to use booking tool

  • Centralised booking system

  • Reducing leakage

  • Maintaining in-policy bookings

The online booking tool was the standout choice, it's the most intuitive to use, provides valuable management information and allows electronic invoicing to be easily integrated.

Andrew Tennant Financial Controller

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