Our alumni fully exemplify the extent to which success can be achieved from studying at Cranfield University. 

The Cranfield University alumni community is vibrant, wide-ranging and knowledgeable, with 60,000+ alumni, working across the world in diverse industries and functions, from food safety and motorsport, to forensics and management consultancy

We have a vast range of distinguished alumni making significant impact within technology and management. Below is a handful of our prestigious Defence and Security alumni:

Major General Obed Akwa (MSc in Global Security 2003)

Commandment of Kofi Annan International Peace Keeping Training Centre

General Isidore Edet (MSc in Security Sector Management 2013)

Mike Stone (MSc in Design of Information Systems 1997)

MOD CDIO and head of MOD Information Systems and Services

Major General (Ret) Bill Robins CB OBE (MSc in Design of Information Systems)

Iconic defence figure and visiting Professor at Cranfield University 

General Sir Richard Barrons KCB, CBE, ADC Gen (Master of Defence Administration 1990)

Julian Young CB OBE (MSc in Defence Leadership 2012)

Air Marshal and Chief of Material (Air) at Defence, Equipment and Support (DE&S), UK Ministry of Defence

Abubakar Saad (MSc in Global Security 2009)

Nigerian Army (GS), received the first Rupert Thorneloe award (2010), promoted Brigadier General 

Ivan Dvořák (Master of Science (Global Security) 2000)

Senior Defence Adviser at Czech Mission to the UN, OSCE