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Cranfield is the UK’s only specialist postgraduate university in technology and management. We have the most postgraduate aerospace students of any UK university, and the only university in Europe to own and operate our own airport. We have been at the forefront of aerospace technology for over 70 years.
Our Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering education is ranked Top 5 in the UK and 45th Globally by QS World University Ranking 2018.
We are the largest provider of accredited aerospace engineering degree courses in the UK - studying with us helps our graduates to qualify for chartered engineer status.
As the UK's most business-engaged University, we have long-term relationships and close commercial partnerships with many global companies in the sector including Airbus, BAE Systems, Boeing, Leonardo, Lockheed-Martin, Rolls-Royce, Saab and Thales.
Our education, research and consultancy is enhanced by our world-class facilities including the Aerospace Integration Research Centre, a £35 million innovative centre built in partnership with Airbus and Rolls-Royce, fosters collaboration between industry and academia. A new £65 million Digital Aviation Research and Technology Centre is being built at Cranfield to spearhead the UK’s research into digital aviation technology. The National Flying Laboratory Centre is a unique national asset which provides a hands-on, flying experience, along with flight deck simulators and industrial-scale gas turbine engine test facilities used for performance and diagnostic studies.
We are the largest provider of accredited aerospace engineering degree courses in the UK - studying with us enables our graduates to qualify as Chartered Engineers (CEng).
QS World University Rankings 2018 have awarded Cranfield 5th in the UK, 11th in Europe and 45th globally for engineering - mechanical, aeronautical and manufacturing engineering education.
Cranfield has some of the closest links with business and industry of any university in the UK. Our courses are designed with industrial partners to ensure they are relevant. Many of our group projects are presented to and sponsored by industry, and are designed to mimic typical working environments within the sector.
We will provide you with the technical and business-relevant skills employers look for. 96% of our graduates are employed or in further study - our alumni go on to enjoy successful careers in aerospace, space and associated industries.
Our impressive staff-to-student ratio – 7:1 – is the best of any UK university, and our students say our hands-on, practical approach, our specialist focus and industry links are what attracts them.
Talented graduates from more than 100 countries come to Cranfield each year to advance their education. To join them, discover why you should choose Cranfield and explore our campus and facilities. Register for our next Open Day or view our Virtual Tour.
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