Information for students from Mauritius wishing to study a postgraduate programme in the UK at Cranfield University.

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

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 Mauritius students thinking of studying in the UK. Mauritius students at Cranfield benefit from excellent teaching delivered by our world-renowned academics, state-of-the art facilities, industrial-scale research and real-life industry projects with leading global organisations.

96% of our graduates are employed or in further study.

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

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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

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 Mauritius

  • 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.

Funding overview

Funding available to students from Mauritius:

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
Uniserv Mauritius Ebene Junction
Office C020
Rue de la Democratie Ebene
T: +230 5 735 9926
Skype: aresi.thylamay.uniserv
Campus Abroad 34, Vandermeersch Street,
Rose Hill,
 T: 467 62 00 / 294 66 55
E: or
PTC Education
4th Floor, Jade Court,
Jummah Mosque Street,
Port Louis,

Additional office in:

16 Suffren Street
(On Vandermeersch)
Beau Bassin

T: (230) 242 0460 / 242 2045
T: (230) 242 0005
T: 230 4660024 / 230 4660034

Country visits

Representatives from Cranfield regularly visit Mauritius. 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.