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M.Sc. On Campus Online Blended

Defence and Security (Leadership and Management)

Cranfield University

36 months
4083 GBP/year
4083 GBP/year
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Cranfield University's Defence and Security (Leadership and Management) Programme offers three degree streams to provide blended, flexible education suitable for a range of learners engaged in the complex, evolving defence and security environment.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Key facts

Cranfield University 's Defence and Security (Leadership and Management) course is intended for the following range of students:

  • recent graduates wishing to extend their knowledge and skill within the domains of technology, engineering and leadership and management,
  • experienced and or qualified engineers, scientists, managers or leaders wishing to extend their skills or apply them in new areas.

The programme provides innovation in the concept and delivery. All streams have common core modules providing essential professional competencies and all five of these core modules are delivered entirely at a distance across all streams providing flexibility for the learner. Each stream further provides depth in specialist topics aligned with their relevant range of disciplines. 

Many of the elective modules are delivered as residential modules. These combine face to face lecturing, workshops and group work with use of our facilities including laboratories, simulation labs, and computer labs as examples

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Decision Analysis and Support
  • Leadership and Management
  • Stakeholder Management and Organisational Behaviour

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place.


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (usually science or management related). Alternatively, a lesser qualification with relevant professional experience may be acceptable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4083 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12250 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    4083 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12250 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.

Living costs for Cranfield

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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