Cranfield University MBA Ranking
|Rankings at a glance|
|Rank in 2017||53|
|Rank in 2016||057|
|Rank in 2015||045|
|3 year average rank||352|
Ranked in the top five UK universities for commercial income for research, Cranfield is able to invest in and has become home to many world-class, large-scale facilities, which enhance our teaching and research.
The big questions that face the world today pose fundamental challenges for industry, governments and society. They motivate us to use our expertise in management, engineering, science and technology to produce answers that make a tangible difference globally.
Through our industry partnerships, applied research projects and our executive education and professional development programmes, we have mutually-beneficial relationships with around 1,500 companies and organisations.
Cranfield students, staff and partners benefit from a reinforcing circle of progress. We work on cutting-edge research with our industry partners that informs our students’ education, so that our graduates go into industry as experts in science, technology, engineering and management.
Four-time winner of the Queen’s Anniversary Prize
We are honoured to have been recognised by the prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize in Further and Higher Education on four separate occasions, for our:
- Education and research into safe water and sanitation for the world’s poorest communities, 2015.
- World-leading work in aviation safety through research and training in air accident investigation, 2011.
- Role in humanitarian demining, 2007.
- Fellowship in Manufacturing Management, 2005.
Find out more about Cranfield’s Queen’s Anniversary Prize
This short animation on the benefits of the Nano membrane toilet demonstrates one of Cranfield’s contributions to research into safe water and sanitation for the world’s poorest communities: