Financial Times Rankings 2018

Financial Times

Cranfield School of Management is consistently ranked amongst the top 15 business schools in Europe and one of the top 5 in the UK for customised executive development.

In the 2018 FT Rankings we are:

Top 5 in the UK

Top 15 in Europe

31st in the World

Global Delivery & Partnerships:

Top 10 in the World for International Programmes and for Business School Partnerships

Ranked consistently for the last 5 years:

Top 5 in the UK

Top 15 in Europe

Client Satisfaction

57 of our clients have been surveyed over the last five years:

98% said, if they were to embark on the same programme again, they would choose Cranfield.


The Centre for Customised Executive Development and its client, BG Group (part of Royal Dutch Shell), have been awarded the 2016 EFMD Excellence in Practice Gold Award for Executive Development.



Cranfield School of Management is one of an elite group of business schools worldwide to hold the triple quality accreditations of AACSBAMBA and the EQUIS.

Triple Accreditation

Cranfield is also among the first business schools in the world to sign PRME and to adopt PRME in the school’s strategy.

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