Information for Uganda students wishing to study a postgraduate course at Cranfield University.


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

As an exclusively postgraduate university, Cranfield represents a unique offering for Ugandan students thinking of studying in the UK. Ugandan 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. 

In 2015, Cranfield University has received the prestigious award in recognition of its education and research on water and sanitation for developing countries over a 25-year period. One of the projects acknowledged as part of the award includes the innovative Nano Membrane Toilet which the university has pioneered in conjunction with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Read more about the Nano Membrane Toilet project

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

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Cranfield: an overview

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 Uganda

  • 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 available to students from Uganda wishing to study at Cranfield including:

Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme
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 28 Park Street Luton
Beds LU1 3FL UK
T:+443301136858
E: support@jokingseducare.com
W: www.jokingseducare.com
 Imfundo Abroad 34 Snowcat Road,
Arena North, Royal Ascot Estate,
Milnerton, Western Cape,
South Africa 7441
T: +27 (0) 608 127 080
E: info@imfundoabroad.co.za
W: www.imfundoabroad.co.za
Uniserv Ltd UNISERV KAMPALA UGANDA
SM Chambers, Plot 14,
Hannington Road, Opp.
Kampala Serena,
Near Barclays bank

T: +256 41 4259 220 | +256 782 705 420
E: ug@uniserveducation.com
W: www.uniserveducation.com
 

Country visits

Representatives from Cranfield regularly visit Uganda. 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.