National Apprenticeship Week 2024

Hear from our Talent and Development team and some of our current apprentices at the start of their careers at Cranfield University, who share with us their experiences and the type of work they get involved in.

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Do you want to kick start your career with an apprenticeship?

At Cranfield University we recognise the value of apprenticeships. Our roles offer you exciting challenges and opportunities to develop your career and to play a key part in contributing to our future success. You will have the chance to study for a recognised apprenticeship qualification whilst gaining valuable hands-on work experience in an exceptional environment.

Why choose Cranfield?

In addition to gaining a recognised apprenticeship qualification and developing professional skills, we also offer apprentices:

  • A competitive starting salary,
  • 25 days' holiday, plus bank holidays,
  • A generous pension scheme.

Want to find out more?

Take a look at our frequently asked questions.


To be considered for an apprenticeship, you should meet, or be working towards, the minimum educational requirements of the role, which will be detailed in the advert. This will always include a GCSE (or equivalent) in English and maths. In addition, you should be able to demonstrate your desire to work in a hands-on role within a professional environment. 

What next?

Search our current apprenticeship vacancies

For further information or if you have any questions, please email