Cranfield is home to the largest specialist logistics and supply chain management faculty in Europe and is renowned as a centre of excellence in this field. Our faculty are leading experts with international reputations for teaching and advanced research. The Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CLSCM) provides advanced teaching and research in logistics, supply chain management, procurement and transportation management. Read more Read less

Our Vision

"Supply chain knowledge, principles and execution are fundamental to business strategy - enabling organisations to achieve step change across their triple bottom line".

Our Mission

"Demonstrate how organisations can adopt, adapt, promote and embed supply chain fundamentals to enable transformation of their economic, societal and environmental performance".

Our MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management celebrated it 35th Anniversary in 2016.  This premier one-year programme now has more than 3,000 alumni working in 70 countries, holding a variety of positions in global and national blue chip organisations such as BAE Systems, DHL, Travis Perkins, John Lewis Partnership and Kuehne+ Nagel. 

Starting with only eight students in its first year (1981) as the first logistics and supply chain management MSc in Europe, it now has an annual intake of more than 100 drawn from more than 30 countries.  This has evolved over the years to accommodate significant changes in organisations and global supply chain practice, with a new procurement and supply chain stream being launched in 2016.

*Cranfield School of Management was voted 1st outside the US and 6th worldwide in the 2015 ranking of the Best Universities for Supply Chain Management by Forbes.

*Cranfield School of Management was ranked 1st outside North America and 11th worldwide for 'Markers of Supply Chain Talent' in the 2016 ranking of SCM World Universities.