Social responsibility

Head of School Fiona Devine with a pupil from 'Business Class' partner institution, Whalley Range High School

Head of School Fiona Devine with a pupil from 'Business Class' partner institution, Whalley Range High School

A group of MBA students with representatives from Henshaws Society for the Blind, one of our Not-for-Profit Project clients

A group of MBA students with representatives from Henshaws Society for the Blind, one of our Not-for-Profit Project clients

Staff from the Marketing, Communications & Recruitment team tackle a Business in the Community Challenge

Staff from the Marketing, Communications & Recruitment team tackle a Business in the Community Challenge

Prometheus is our no-charge leadership development programme for the third sector

Prometheus is our no-charge leadership development programme for the third sector

As part of our commitment to meeting our core strategic goals, we are making a difference to the social and economic wellbeing of our communities through our research, teaching and wider activity.

Our impact:

  • Prometheus programme: gives NGOs access to the latest management and leadership thinking
  • We run the NHS’ flagship Leadership Development Programme
  • MBA Not-for-Profit projects give charities free consultancy
  • Manchester Enterprise Centre's Venture Out and Venture Further competitions encourage students to launch social enterprises
  • Business in the Community: working with senior staff and students at Whalley Range and Levenshulme High schools to meet their development goals