The University operates under a Royal Charter which it was granted in 1969.

University Laws - Charter and Statutes

Exempt charity status

Cranfield University is an Exempt Charity under the terms of the Charities Act 2011. Under this Act, universities are supervised by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

The legal name and correspondence address of the University is as follows:

Cranfield University
Cranfield
MK43 0AL

Cranfield University Trustees


Financial statements

Council Minutes