Financial Times Rankings 2016

Cranfield School of Management is consistently ranked amongst the top 10 business schools worldwide for customised executive development.

In the 2016 FT Rankings we are:

10th in the World

2nd in the UK

7th in Europe

Global Delivery:

1st in the World for International Programmes

Global Partnerships:

5th in the World for Business School Partners

Ranked consistently for the last 4 years:

#1 or #2 in the UK

Top 10 in the World

Client Satisfaction

40 of our clients have been surveyed over the last three years:

95% said, if they were to embark on the same programme again, they would choose Cranfield.


The Centre for Customised Executive Development and its client, BG Group (part of Royal Dutch Shell), have been awarded the 2016 EFMD Excellence in Practice Gold Award for Executive Development.



Cranfield School of Management is one of an elite group of business schools worldwide to hold the triple quality accreditations of AACSB, EQUIS and the AMBA.

Cranfield School of Management triple accreditation

Cranfield is also among the first business schools in the world to sign PRME and to adopt PRME in the school’s strategy.

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