Application process for the Part-time MBA

Next intake: January 2017

Early application deadline: 3 October 2016

Final application deadline: 7 November 2016

1. Please ensure that you have read and meet the Global MBA admissions requirements

2. Check the application deadlines and prepare your application documents

3. Complete the Global MBA application form online

Create and account and complete the Global MBA application form,
We will contact you when you start the application to provide support.

  • You will need to upload your CV/résumé to be able to submit your application.
  • You can prepare your essays off line and cut and paste them into the application form when you are ready.
  • You will be asked to include the contact details for your referees in the MBA application form. When your application has been submitted we will email your referees with a link complete our official online MBA reference.
  • After submitting the form you will receive an automated receipt from

Please save this email to your contacts to make sure you receive our messages about your application.

4. Email your additional application documents to the Admissions Office

After successfully submitting the application form please email your additional application documents to the admissions office of your local International Centre.

UK Centre (Manchester):
China Centre (Shanghai):
Hong Kong:
Middle East Centre (Dubai):
Singapore Centre:

4. Submit your application documents online

After successfully submitting the application form online, you will receive an automated acknowledgement to your email account with your Application Receipt ID.

5. Take an Admissions Test

For information about Admissions Tests for our Global MBA programmes please click below.

Take the test

Decision process

We will review your application when it is complete, including your application form and documents, and Admissions Test. If successful you will be offered a place or invited for an interview. Decisions are made by the consensus of the MBA Admissions Committee.

Admission support

Our MBA Admissions team aims to provide a friendly and professional service. We will advise you through every stage of the admission process. We can also put you in contact with current MBA students and alumni ambassadors.

If you have any questions during the application process please don't hesitate to contact us by email: or telephone: +44 (0)161 275 7212.