Information for Kenyan 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 Kenya.

As an exclusively postgraduate university with a student to staff ratio - 5:1 that is one of the best for any university in the UK and the world, Cranfield represents a unique offering for Kenyan students thinking of studying in the UK. Kenyan 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 Kenyan students also enjoy campus life and get involved in a wide variety of clubs, societies and associations.

Come and meet us in Kenya

Our academics, alongside regional manager Samina Masood, make regular visits to Kenya throughout the year. Please see below upcoming events where Samina will be providing information about study options to prospective students and their families.

Upcoming events:

Date Event Venue City Country  More Information 
24 February 2018 Study UK Exhibition 2018 British Council,
Upper Hill
Nairobi Kenya Register now

Academic requirements

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.

Requirements for individuals from Kenya

  • Second Class Bachelor degree with Honours

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

English is the national medium of instruction in your country and you would not be required to take an English language test provided that your secondary and/or higher education has been conducted in English.

Funding overview

There are a number of funding opportunities for students from Kenya which include:

Cranfield Sub-Saharan Africa High Achievers Scholarship in Computational Engineering Sciences
Cranfield Sub-Saharan Africa High Achievers Scholarship in Energy and Power
Cranfield Sub-Saharan Africa High Achievers Scholarship in Environment and Agrifood
Cranfield Sub Saharan Africa Merit Scholarship in Leadership and Management

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

Agent  Address  Contact information 
Jokings Educare Ltd  205 B Samfa Plaza
Ndola Crescent Wuse
Zone 5 Abuja Nigeria
 T: +2347026078563; +2347034932786; +234 12955370
9th Floor,
Fortis Tower,
Wood vale Grove,
Westlands, Nairobi

T: +254 723 597 445 | +254 735 014 549
T: +254 780 334 733 | +254 20 445 2732

Country visits

Representatives from Cranfield regularly visit Kenya. We attend education exhibitions, visit universities and talk to prospective students and their families.

Please view our events calendar to find out 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.

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Cranfield: an overview