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

Cranfield University has a vibrant international community and is historically a popular destination for students from France.

We currently have 230 students from France studying with us. 

As an exclusively postgraduate university with a student to staff ratio - 7:1 that is one of the best for any university in the UK and the world, Cranfield represents a unique offering for French students thinking of studying in the UK. French 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 and our students from France also enjoy campus life and get involved in a wide variety of activities run by Cranfield Student Association.





Funding overview

There are a number of funding opportunities available to students from France 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.








English language requirements

You will need to provide a satisfactory English test result that meets the requirements for the course you have applied for. Some courses require a higher test score, please check the course page for details. Our minimum requirements are as follows:

In addition to these minimum scores you are also expected to achieve a balanced score across all elements of the test. We reserve the right to reject any test score if any one element of the test score is too low.

We can only accept tests taken within two years of your registration date (with the exception of Cambridge English tests which have no expiry date).

Students requiring a Tier 4 (General) visa must ensure they can meet the English language requirements set out by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and we recommend booking a IELTS for UKVI test.

What can I do if I don't meet the English language requirement for my chosen course?

If you have taken a test but not reached the required score you may be able to attend one of our Pre-sessional English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses. We offer Winter/Spring and Summer programmes each year to offer holders:

Academic requirements

Entry requirements for students from France:

  • Licence or Diplôme d'Ingénieur

Our general entry requirement is a UK Honours degree (minimum second class lower) or international equivalent. Our Admissions Office staff have extensive knowledge of a wide range of qualifications from all over the world and will assess your qualifications against our UK entry requirements. Applications are considered on an individual basis and the information provided here is intended as a general guide. Holding this level of qualification does not guarantee entry and some programmes may have higher entry requirements.

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.

Agent representatives

Agent Address Contact information
WEP

26 avenue de Jette,
1081 Brussels BE

Valerian Wep
E:valeriand@wep.org
W:www.wep.fr
T: 0032 2 880 00 86

Tellus Intercultural Services Ltd

77 Stour Street,
Fruitworks Coworking,
Canterbury,
Kent,
CT1 2NR

W:www.uniworlduk.es
T: +44 (0) 7527167357
 Study Experience 66 rue Condorcet,
75009 Paris,
France                      
Marc McHugo
Tel. +33 (0)1 44 63 84 19
Mobile. +33 (0)7 60 05 80 01
www.studyexperience.fr

Pauline Gorgery

The University possesses close links to the industry and institutions. My group project and thesis project were both sponsored by the Environment Agency which allowed me to have close links with the world of work and concrete projects

Pauline Gorgery, Current student