Business master's degree courses
An Alliance MBS business master's degree course is the next step to realising your ambitions and getting you noticed. From business analytics to operations, and human resource management to innovation and entrepreneurship, we have 17 courses to choose from.
Find out more about what a master's degree is.
The reason for studying here is simple – we produce graduates who think differently. We provide you with the knowledge and ability to excel in today’s business environment.
We are the number one most targeted UK university by leading graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2020, High Fliers Research).
Our Postgraduate Careers Service offers you dedicated support from the moment you join us. It will help you develop your personal and professional skills, connect you with potential employers and improve your overall employability.
Alliance MBS graduates have secured positions at major global companies including Accenture, Airbus, BNY Mellon, Deloitte, Google, Manchester United, Mercedes Benz, Samsung, Shell, Sony and Tesco.
Our Master’s Degrees
Accounting and Finance
Degree awarded: MSc | Duration: 2-5 years part-time
Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Policy
International Business and Management
Degree awarded: MSc | Duration: 24 months part-time
Marketing, Operations and Business Analytics
People and Organisations
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Scholarships and funding
most targeted by graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2020, High Fliers Research)
Nationalities represented in the student population
Global network of alumni in 176 countries
Thursday, November 26, 2020
This September, we welcomed the first cohort of students onto the MSc Financial Management programme. A total of 59 students from around the world joined the new blended learning programme, which they will complete on a part-time basis over the next two years with workshops in either Manchester or Shanghai. >>
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Are you considering a career in research? Our Master of Research (MRes) programme may be of interest to you. This one-year taught programme will equip you with a wide range of research method skills. >>
How an MSc Operations, Project and Supply Chain Management student secured a graduate position at Hermes
Thursday, August 20, 2020
We spoke to Titus Kuhora, MSc Operations, Project and Supply Chain Management Class of 2020, about his experience on the course. He spoke about how the course and our dedicated Alliance MBS Postgraduate Careers Service helped him in successfully securing a graduate position with Hermes. >>
Monday, August 17, 2020
Kaveri Bose graduated from MSc International Human Resource Management and Comparative Industrial Relations in 2016 and now works for Royal Caribbean International as Assistant Manager, Training and Development. We recently caught up with her to see how her master’s degree helped to secure the role. >>
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. >>