Discover Alliance Manchester Business School
At Alliance Manchester Business School, ‘Original Thinking Applied’ sits at the heart of everything we do.
With triple accreditation from AACSB International, AMBA and EQUIS, we provide world-class, industry-focused education to undergraduates, postgraduates and executives across the globe.
Our centres in Dubai, Hong Kong, São Paolo, Shanghai and Singapore open up a world of opportunities for our students, researchers and clients. All over the world, we engage with businesses of all sizes to share expertise and form rewarding partnerships.
Ranked 2nd in the UK for research power, our influential research impacts all areas of business and management – from accounting and health management to big data and human rights.
Established in 1965 as one of the UK’s first two business schools, we are proud to be part of the prestigious University of Manchester and the UK’s largest campus-based business and management school.
A key moment in our history, in 2015 we were renamed Alliance Manchester Business School in recognition of Lord Alliance's generous £15 million donation and his long-standing relationship with the University and the Business School.
Over 6,500 students studying with globally
Over 500 academic, teaching and support staff representing 41 nationalities
We are one of the largest campus-based business schools in the UK
Over 60,000 alumni in 176 countries
135 nationalities represented by students
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business - focuses on overall quality and continuous improvement.16 UK schools have achieved accreditation. Its headquarters are in St. Louis, Missouri.
The Association of MBAs - market-driven and international in focus. Ours was the first distance learning MBA to be accredited for the maximum five years.
The European Quality Improvement System - the accreditation arm of the European Foundation for Management Education (EFMD). It emphasises internationalism and real world relevance, which is synonymous with Alliance Manchester Business School's values and position.
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS) has announced a trailblazing management Knowledge Transfer Partnership (mKTP) with North West law firm Jackson Lees Group (JLG) which will look at how advanced data science techniques can be combined with behavioural psychology profiling to tackle complex work processes. >>
Monday, August 2, 2021
The authors of the Manchester Briefing, a fortnightly document aimed at those who plan and implement Recovery and Renewal from COVID-19, have launched a searchable database of international lessons on Recovery and Renewal. >>
Monday, July 26, 2021
CAIR Director Paolo Quattrone, Professor of Accounting, Governance and Society at Alliance MBS, has been interviewed by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) in response to a major report on biodiversity and economics. >>
Members of the Work and Equalities Institute secure major grant looking at equality policies at work across Europe
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Professor Miguel Martinez Lucio and Dr. Stefania Marino at the Work and Equalities Institute (WEI) have been awarded a major grant looking at how equality policies and regulation at work have developed across different European countries. >>
Thursday, July 1, 2021
The project team from Alliance MBS and the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute that produces the Manchester Briefing has taken another step towards its goal of writing the international standard on recovery and renewal in the wake of the pandemic. >>