Cranfield University Executive MBA

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Cranfield University Executive MBA

Our unique MBA Executive programme, delivered in partnership with Grant Thornton combines the best of academic insight and commercial application. We’ll use this to help you develop your leadership and management skills with a specific focus on business growth and innovation.

This MBA programme will allow you to join a community of skilled individuals developing the necessary know-how and confidence to stand out from the crowd.

Grant Thornton in the UK is part of a global organisation, the world’s 6th largest accounting and advisory firm with more than 40,000 clients.

We encourage you to come and experience a world-class university programme delivered by a university famous for innovation, career-enhancing services and world-renowned faculty and a company reputed for the quality of its service and advice, with a passion for shaping a vibrant economy.

At a glance

  • Start date27 September 2017
  • DurationTwo-year part-time
  • DeliveryYou will be assessed through a mixture of exams, written projects and presentations.
  • QualificationMBA
  • Study typeExecutive

Who is it for?

Our Executive MBA is especially designed for middle managers wanting to move into a senior management role and those on a fast-track career path within their organisations.

Businesses increasingly seek strategic thinkers with sound leadership capabilities, strong financial skills, an intrapreneurial mind-set, global understanding and excellent people skills. The Cranfield Executive MBA, delivered in partnership with Grant Thornton, will take you out of your comfort zone and transform you to reflect, question and find solutions to complex business challenges.

Your Executive MBA

Our two-year part-time Executive MBA programme is offered in a modular format. Classes will delivered at Cranfield, in London and Bradenham Manor, High Wycombe Thursday to Saturday – 11 blocks a year. Throughout the learning, we’ll develop your people skills, know-how and confidence to excel through your ability to do things differently.

MBA 2017-2018 – provisional year one dates:

27 – 30 September 2017 (includes Orientation)
26 – 28 October 2017
23 – 25 November 2017
14 – 16 December 2017
25 – 27 January 2018
22 – 24 February 2018
22 – 24 March 2018
26 – 28 April 2018
24 – 26 May 2018
21 – 23 June 2018
26 – 28 July 2018

Entry requirements

We welcome MBA applications from talented candidates from all backgrounds. Professional experience and personal qualities are equally important to us. We want students who will challenge us and their classmates, people that know their own mind and strive for both personal and team success. We want to know how ambitious you are, how determined you are, your potential to develop and make a difference.