- Public Institution Type
The theme running through Cranfield’s 70-year history is a commitment to and passion for applied research which makes a difference to the world in the fields of science, technology and management.
We design our programmes in flexible and innovative ways, supported by state-of-the art learning technologies, to meet your personal or organisation’s needs. You can study full-time or on a flexible modular or part-time basis.
A key strength is our faculty who are actively engaged in consultancy and business relevant research and are closely in touch with the needs of business and government. They are committed to practicality, which means they are consistently current and topical in their teaching. They bring not only experience, but rigour to their programmes.
We offer a range of services to support you, including:
Guidance includes areas such as: healthcare; banking, tax; state benefits; travel; education/schooling and Cranfield University’s support network.
We offer a wide range of suitable living arrangements on our Cranfield campus from halls of residence to shared houses, apartments for couples to houses for families. We’d like you to know that all our accommodation is managed in accordance with Universities UK Code of Practice for University Managed Accommodation.
You can search nearly 200 academic and leading commercial databases, enabling you to find current, relevant information and explore applied subjects in great depth. This will not only help you succeed at Cranfield; potential employers will value your familiarity with the specialist resources widely used within their industry as well.
All student accommodation on campus has internet facilities via Wi-Fi and most accommodation also has a data point.
As a student at Cranfield you will need to register with a doctor’s surgery and dentist as soon as possible after your arrival. This ensures that you will be able to receive timely care should you need it during your time here. There is Medical Centre conveniently situated on campus as well as others in the surrounding area.
Cranfield campus is set in extensive grounds with:
The Fitness Centre is located in the Sports Centre and contains an extensive range of cardiovascular and resistance machines, free weights and an aerobics studio. The Centre prides itself on offering excellent value for money while catering for the varied needs of its members; so whether you want to shed a few kilos, lift weights or improve your general fitness, it is a great place to join.
The Cranfield Student's Association (CSA) is run by a team of elected students and supported by a small team of staff. The aim of the CSA is to support and represent Cranfield University students, promote student welfare and organise social, cultural and sporting activities. Together with support from current students, the CSA student officers and school representatives also aim to ensure all students are provided with the support and services they need.
The school is ranked among the top 20 European business schools by the Financial Times and is triple accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), EQUIS and AACSB.