Information for Chinese students wishing to study a postgraduate programme at Cranfield University.

Cranfield University has a vibrant international community and has a number of Chinese students studying here across a range of subjects. We currently have 393 students from China (PRC) studying with us.

We have over 1,500 people in our Chinese alumni network. 96% of our graduates are employed or in further study.

A number of Cranfield graduates also hold leading roles in Aero Engine Corporation of China (AECC) including the Head and the Chief Design Engineer of the China Gas Turbine division.

We have strong links with a number of excellent Chinese Universities sponsored by Project 985, Project 211 and Provincial Key Universities, such as Beihang University (BUAA), Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU), Nanjing University Of Aeronautics And Astronautics (NUAA), Jiangsu University and Wuhan University of Science and Technology (WUST).

As an exclusively postgraduate university with a student to teaching staff ratio - 7:1 that is one of the best for any university in the UK and the world, Chinese students at Cranfield benefit from excellent teaching delivered by our world-renowned academics, state-of-the-art facilities and real-life industry projects with leading global organisations.

Cranfield provides a professional working environment but our Chinese students also enjoy campus live and get involved in a wide variety of activities run by Chinese Cranfield Student Association.

Academic requirements

Most courses are looking for a UK Honours degree (minimum second class lower) or international equivalent.

We assess all applications individually and consider the equivalence of your qualifications against UK degrees, using advice from UK NARIC, the National Agency responsible for providing information, advice and opinion on qualifications and skills from all over the world.

Requirements for applicants from China (PRC)

For the majority of courses, applicants with a Chinese Bachelor degree (4 years minimum) will meet our general entry requirement.

Applicants for taught MSc courses in the School of Management may be considered for entry if they meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelors degree from a Chinese Prestigious University (Project 211 and Project 985) with a minimum overall grade of 80% or 3.2 GPA.
  • Bachelor degree from one of the following specialist Business universities with minimum overall grade of 80% or 3.2 GPA:

    • Beijing Technology and Business University,
    • Capital University of Economics and Business,
    • Guangdong University of Foreign Studies,
    • Huaqiao University,
    • Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics,
    • Nanjing Audit University,
    • Nanjing University of Finance and Economics,
    • Tianjin University of Finance and Economics,
    • University of Shanghai for Science and Technology.
  • Bachelor degree from another Chinese university with a minimum overall grade of 85% or 3.4 GPA (in exceptional cases applicants will be considered with a minimum overall of 80% or 3.2 GPA in a relevant degree, with good grades in relevant subjects and directly relevant work experience).

Full entry requirements for individual courses can be found on the individual course pages. Please read them carefully as there can sometimes be additional requirements.


English language requirements

To study for a formal award at Cranfield you will need to demonstrate that you can communicate effectively in English in an academic environment. For full details visit our English language requirements page.

Funding overview

There are a number of funding opportunities available to students from China (PRC) wishing to study at Cranfield including:

For further information and advice on funding and finance, including how to pay your fees and useful references for international applicants, please visit our Fees and Funding page.

Agent representatives

The following agents represent Cranfield University in China (PRC):
Agent Address Contact information
AHZ Associates Building 8, 
8188 Daye High Way, 
Fengxian District, 
Shanghai, 
China 
Postcode: 201400 
T: +44 7722 009836
E: china@ahzassociates.co.uk
W: www.ahzassociates.co.uk
Amber Education
Services Ltd

Additional offices in: Beijing,
Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Dalian
Room 1709, Room 1715, Kerry Center,
Renmin South Road, Shenzhen
Guangdong Province
518001 China
T: + 86 755-2518 1511
E: marketing@amberedu.com
W: www.amberedu.com
AUG Beijing Room 768, Guangming Building,
No.42 Liangmaqiao Road,
Chaoyang District,
Beijing 100016
P.R.China
T: +86 10 6528 8116
E: beijing@augstudy.com
W: www.augstudy.com
Beijing New Oriental
Vision Overseas
Consulting Co Ltd
Floor 7, No. 6 Haidian Zhongjie
Zhongguancun
Haidian District
Beijing 100080 China
T: +86 10 6090 8000
E: Zhenmian@xdf.cn
W: www.neworiental.org/english
Bright Can-Achieve Limited

Room 802, Tower B of Jianwai SOHO, 
No. 39 Dongsanhuan Zhonglu Rd, 
Chaoyang District, 
Beijing, 
100022, 
P.R. China

Additional offices in Hong Kong, 
USA, Canada and Vietnamntong 
and Jiujiang.

T: +86 10 5869 9445
E: Marketing@can-achieve.com
W: www.can-achieve.com

 

 

Chengdu Hope  4-1-1303,
No.1 Xinguang Road,
Wuhou District,
Chengdu,
Sichuan, China

Additional office in:
Room 1605,
Block A, No. 2 Zongfu Road,
Jinjiang District,
Chengdu,
Sichuan, China.
T: +86 13388199565
E: cantrust9@163.com
Cosmo Education  24 Hampshire Terrace, 
Portsmouth, 
PO1 2QF
UK 
T: 07574903525
E: info@cosmo-edu.com
W: www.cosmo-edu.com 
Edulink International Co Ltd 24 Hu Zhulu Road
Zhongyuan Dist.
ZhengZhou, Henan
China 450007
T: +86 13633819106 (China)
T: +44 1189 653720 (UK)
E: info@edulinkinternational.com
W: www.edulinkinternational.com
Global Education Alliance Ltd 

8th Floor, 
TianAn Life Centre, 
No.285 Linhe East Road, 
Tianhe District, 
Guangzhou, 
Guangdong Province, 
China 

Additional offices in Beijing, 
Shanghai, Chongqing, 
Taiwan and Hong Kong

T: +86-20-87564402
    +86-20-87564972
    +86-20-87564591
W: www.geaworld.org
Golden Arrow

Room 906, Guozhong Building,
33 Dengzigou Street,
Dongcheng District,
Beijing (near Wangfujing Church,
Jingshan School)
China

Additional offices in:
Beijing, Changchun, 
Changsha, Dalian, 
Foshan,Guangzhou, 
Hangzhou, Harbin, 
Henan,Kunshan, 
Nanchang, Nanjing, 
Quanzhou,Quzhou, 
Shanghai, Shenyang, 
Shenzhen,
Wuhan, Yuncheng, 
Zhengzhou,

T: 4000800516 (China national hotline)
T: +86 010-65273033
QQ: 395548264/387937567            
E: tank.tang@ukpass.org
W: www.ukpass.org
Gostudy Education Institute Room 1115, 11/F, Block A
Digital Building, No 2, South Street
Zhongguancun, Haidan District,
Beijing, China

Additional offices in:
Shanghai, Guiyang
T: +86 010-5162-738
E: Beijing@mygostudy.com
W: www.go-study.com.tw
 iae Global 23H, Cross Region Plaza,
No. 899, Lingling Road,
Xuhui Dist.,
Shanghai, 
P.R. China 200030 
T: +86 21 5150 6209
E: alex.guo@iaechina.net.cn
W: www.iaechina.net.cn
51offer
(iHorizon Group Limited)

51offer Shanghai Head Office
(located in Xuhui Riverside area)

12th Floor, Hanghui building (zone B)
600 Yunjin Rd, xuhui District
Shanghai, China 200232

51offer Shanghai 
VIP Counselling Service Centre
Rooms 707-708, 7/F, 
2 Grand Gateway,
3 Hongqiao Rd, 
Xuhui District
Shanghai, 
China 200030

Additional offices in Beijing, 
Nanchang, Qingdao,Dalian, Shenzhen, 
Jiangyin, Lanzhou, Hengyang, 
Nantong and Jiujiang.

T: 4006152656 (China national hotline)
T: +86 (21) 6428 2096 8078
E: Customerservice@51offer.com
W: www.51offer.com
Index Education Services Room 506 
Longyu International Business Square
239 Hengfeng Rd  
Shanghai 200070
China

Additional office in Nanjing
E: china.office@indexedu.com
Intake Education  Unit 713 7th Floor,
East Wing of Greenland Centre,
No.596 Middle Long Hua Road,
Shanghai, 200032, China

Additional offices in:
Shanghai, Suzhou, Nanjing, Shenzhen, 
Ningbou, Hangzhou 
T:+ 86-21-51765605/6
E: info@intake.education
W: www.intake.education 
JJL (Overseas Education
Consulting & Service Co. Ltd)

Headquarters
Beijing Jianguomenwai Avenue
Yongan Dongli Miyang
Building 5 
(Yong'an subway C port 50 meters south)
Beijing, China

Additional offices in:
Beijing, Shanghai, 
Dalian,Changsha, Changchun, 
Guangzhou, Harbin, Hefei, 
Hohhot, Ji'nan, Kunming, 
Lanzhou, Nanjing, Qingdao, 
Shenyang, Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang, 
Suzhou, Taiyuan, Tangshan, Tianjin, 
Wuhan, Xiamen,Xi'an, Zhengzhou
T: 400-010-8000 (China national hotline)
T: +86-10-6568-5656
E: marketinguk@jjl.cn
W: www.jjl.cn
Liu Cheng International
Group Limited

Room 2603-04, 
Zhaofeng Plaza, 
No. 1027, Changning Road, 
Changning District, 
Shanghai, 
200050, 
P.R. China

Additional offices in 
Beijing, Guangzhou, Changsha, 
Chengdu Zhengzhou, Hong Kong, 
Sian & UK

 T: +862120575588
E: hezuo@51liucheng.com
W: www.liucheng.group
 Offer4Uni Ltd T/A O4U

O4U, 
31 Peacock Lane, 
Leicester, 
LE1 5PY

O4U, 
29 Queensgate, 
Huddersfield 
HD1 2RD

Beijing Office: 
2605, Building 5, 
Wanda Plaza, 
No. 93 Jianguo East Road, 
Chaoyang District, 
Beijing, 
China

T: 0116 262 7382
E: hello@offer4uni.com
W: www.offer4uni.com (English website)

W: www.o4u.cn (Chinese website)

 

 

 

 

 PDVL Overseas Advisory Room 1661, No. 1268 JingHan Avenue,
16F, Boss Will International Center,
Jiang’an District,
Wuhan P.R.China 430014

Additional office in Guangzhou 
T: +86-27-8288-7810
E: loeny@pd-vl.com
W: www.pd-vl.com
Pengfei Education Consultancy Ltd  Room 202, 
2 King Street 
Nottingham 
NG1 2AS
UK
Additional offices in Coventry and Leicester
T: 44(0)115 8532944
E: enquiries@pengfeiedu.com
W:www.pengfeiuk.com
Peony Culture Communications Ltd
Science Park, 
Holt Court South, Jennens Road 
Birmingham, West Midlands
United Kingdom
B7 4EJ  
T: 01212503631
E: bham@peonyglobal.com
W: www.peonyglobal.com
Power Academy Co., Ltd
(part of OxBridge Holdings, Inc.)

(Head Office)
Suite 2108
Block A Dong Yu Building
(Third Property Building)
No.1 Shuguang Xili Jia
Chaoyang District
Beijing
China 100029

Additional offices are in:
Taiwan, Shanghai, Chengdu and Xi’an.
T: +86-10-5979-9010
E: beijing@poweracademy.cn
W: www.poweracademy.cn
Shinyway International A-4 Dragon Century Plaza,
Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province,
CHINA 310007
T: + 86-571-87901122
W:www.igo.cn
SI UK
(Study International UK)

1001 Room, 
T1 Tower Raffle City
No.1133 Changning Road
Changning District, 
Shanghai

Additional offices in Beijing, 
Guangzhou and Changsha

T: +86 15601601917
E: shanghai@studyin-uk.com
W: www.studyin-uk.cn
South Wales Education Ltd 3rd Floor, 
Capital Tower, 
Cardiff, 
United Kingdom. 
CF10 3AG. 
T: +44 (0) 2920 100810 
M: +44(0) 7780 100810 
E: info@swe.walescardiff@swe.wales 
TOPCOURSES LTD 10 Florence Road, 
London, 
UK, W5 3TX
T: +44 07414460555
E: info@top-courses.org
W: Top-Courses.org
UKUni 29 Threadneedle Street
London
EC2R 8AY UK
T:+44 (0)203 856 8181
E: info@ukuni.net
W: www.ukuni.net
UKEC
UKEC China Headquarters
30th Floor Tower A,
Wast Hope Tianxiand Square,
530 Tianfu Avenue,
High-Tech Zone,
Chengdu,
Sichuan Province 610000 

Additional offices are in:
Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai, Suzhou,
Xi’an and Xiamen.
T: +86-(28)-6133-394
E: chengdu@ukec.net.cn
W: www.ukec.com
UKUOFFER Suite B,
Floor 6,
Albany House,
31 Hurst Street,
Birmingham
B5 4BD
T: +44(0)121 622 1015
E: management@ukuoffer.co.uk
W: www.ukuoffer.co.uk or www.ukuoffer.com
UVIC

Room 2005, Garden Square,
968 Beijing West Road,
Jing'an District,
Shanghai, 200040

Additional offices in Shenzhen, 
Changsha, Beijing and London

T: +86 0215 243 3088 400 080 2900
E: shanghai@uvic.co.uk 
W: www.noborders.org/
Wiseway Global Co Ltd  11&12A Floor,
Hesheng Jiaye Plaza,
32 Zhongguancun Avenue,
Haidian District, Beijing, P.R. China
T: 0086-10-83410906
E: liaison2@wisewayglobal.com
W: www.wiseway.com.cn/english

Country visits

Representatives from Cranfield make regular visits to China (PRC). We attend education exhibitions, visit universities and talk to prospective students and their families

You can view our events calendar to find out more when we will next be visiting.

If you are already studying in the UK, our Open Days provide the ideal opportunity to visit the campus and meet staff and students.



UK visa application from China (PRC)

For help with your visa application to study with us in the UK have a look at this Chinese visa application video by We Are International.

We also offer more advice and guidance on our visa and immigration page. There you will find contact information for the Student Immigration and funding team who can offer support and advise.