About Us - Cranefield College

About Us

Our approach to
project and programme

Cranefield follows an outcomes-based adult learning approach in its teaching and learning, using both theory and case material. This approach enables continuous transformation and change and ensures improved performance. This results in enhanced communication skills and integration of operations, applying a systems approach.

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The Cranefield Way

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What can you study at Cranefield College?

Advanced Certificate in Project Management (AdvCertPM) – NQF L6

Cranefield College’s Advanced Certificate is designed for working professionals who wish to master the essentials of management and apply PM skills and principles in a work context.

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Advanced Diploma in Project Management (AdvDipPM) – NQF L7

The Advanced Diploma is designed to help working professionals develop advanced skills and techniques in project and programme management needed to successfully stand out in PM roles nationally and internationally.

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Postgraduate Diploma in Programme Management (PGDipPM) – NQF L8

The Postgraduate Diploma in Programme Management enables working professionals to develop advanced knowledge and understanding of tools, techniques and methods pertaining to programme and value chain management.

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Master’s Degree in Programme Management (MComPM) – NQF L9

The Master’s degree provides working professionals with relevant education and the ability to integrate strategic intent & programmes in the organisational environment to achieve the organisation’s vision and goals.

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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – NQF L10

The PhD degree is a research degree, awarded on the basis of a doctoral thesis. The PhD thesis may focus on any topic related to Commerce and Administration.

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Technology-Enhanced Distance Learning Short Courses

The Cranefield Academy of Knowledge offers a range of short courses that are designed to give the student maximum flexibility in choosing when, where and how he or she wishes to learn a topic of interest.

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Our Competitive Edge

Students can attend live classes online or view recordings thereof afterwards, via Cranefield’s Online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Cranefield’s academic qualifications and short courses are offered globally through online technology-enhanced distance learning utilising cutting-edge education technology.


Study through Technology-Enhanced Distance Learning

Cranefield offers Technology-Enhanced Distance Learning through its online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) and class contact. It entails integration of live online classes, traditional face-to-face classes, and high definition (HD) videos of important topics.

How can you benefit
from it?

  • Provides maximum flexibility and agility.
  • The entire process of programme delivery is enhanced, also enabling you to attend classes interactively online from your office or home.
  • You can view recordings of the classes and HD videos of important topics online.

Advantages of Studying at Cranefield College

Distance learning allows you to enrol
from anywhere in the world, enabled
by best education technology.

All academic qualifications are
career relevant, enabling you to
become a top performing graduate.

You have a choice between
attending classes on-site, live
online or view recordings thereof.

For purposes of knowledge
internalisation, you complete
1 module at a time.

3 half-day lectures per module,
spread evenly over a duration of
3 months for each module.

You can apply all you learn
from us today, in your
career tomorrow.

Cranefield is immensely proud of its many graduates who are appointed to senior leadership and management positions in both the private and public sectors, not only in Africa, but also in the European Union, the Middle East, Australia, and the United States of America.