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.
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Studying an MBA degree can open substantial doors for you. This world-renowned degree can help you transform your future career, boost your earning potential and achieve your desired goals. Below are the top 7 reasons why you should study an MBA – and in particular an MBA at Alliance Manchester Business School. >>
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Jonathan Warburton, Chairman of Warburtons, will address business leaders at the Northern Growth Forum, an event at Alliance Manchester Business School for senior leaders to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing them. >>
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Paul Wood returned to Manchester 18 months ago to begin his fourth University of Manchester degree, the Global Part-time MBA. Now he has completed his MBA, we caught up with the “Mad for Manchester” chemistry graduate to find out how the last 18 months have been and if he has officially hung up his academic boots for good. >>
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Another intake of Global MBA students started their journey in July and spent a jam packed week at their first workshops, getting to know their classmates, the careers team and what life is going to be like over the next two years. >>
Thursday, August 22, 2019
PwC has announced the launch of its fourth accountancy ‘Flying Start Programme’ in association with Alliance Manchester Business School and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). >>