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.
Businesses’ responsibility to protect employees from Covid-19 “financial and mental trauma” – report
Monday, August 10, 2020
Businesses must step up to protect employees from the potential “financial and mental trauma” posed by Covid-19 and the looming recession, according to a new report published by the National Forum for Health and Wellbeing at Work and Alliance Manchester Business School. >>
Monday, August 10, 2020
We spoke to Kirsty Stewart, Senior Careers Consultant in the Alliance MBS Postgraduate Careers Service about how the team have adapted their services for the online world. She also explains how they have managed to continue to deliver excellent support for master’s students in their job searches, wherever they may be in the world. >>
Reflections on the 2019/20 academic year: MSc International HRM and Comparative Industrial Relations
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
If you are motivated to contribute to society, then MSc Management at Alliance MBS is an ideal degree for you. No previous knowledge or experience in business is required as this degree will teach you how to pursue a career that couples financial success with ethical business practices. >>
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Saleema Kauser has been awarded a grant by the British Academy to look at the extent to which social and economic factors might help explain the disproportionate effect that COVID-19 has had on BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) communities. >>