How Cranfield can help your business

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Whether you have a small immediate challenge to overcome or need a long-term business growth strategy, Cranfield can help you. We can be your conduit to the academic world, giving you access to the latest thinking and knowledge in technology and engineering.

We offer a range of different solutions to suit your organisation, from a few hours consultancy on a specific challenge to a longer term research partnership.

Our real-world approach to research offers substantial savings and an increase in efficiency for our clients in key sectors.

We work with a wide portfolio of partners from the smallest owner-managed SMEs to the largest multinational conglomerates such as Airbus, BAE Systems, Civil Aviation Authority, Jaguar Landrover, Rolls-Royce, Unilever, Yorkshire Water and government departments and agencies.

Business engaged

This makes us the UK’s most business-engaged university, with a deep and extensive knowledge bank that you can tap into. Our connections mean that we can link you into networks with latest knowledge and thinking in your field. By working with us, you have access to our extensive industrial-scale facilities which allow you to model and test future prototypes at a significantly lower cost to your organisation.

All that we do is informed by industry. Our courses are applied and relevant ensuring the pipeline of graduates meets industry needs, and our staff come from industry, helping bridge the gap between academia and industry.

The collaborative projects and research that we have carried out have resulted in innovative solutions to scientific, technological and management challenges. 

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