About

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.

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Over 6,500 students studying with globally

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Over 500 academic, teaching and support staff representing 41 nationalities

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We are the largest campus-based business school in the UK

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Over 50,000 alumni in 169 countries

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135 nationalities represented by students

AACSB case study

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AACSB International

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.

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AMBA case study

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AMBA

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.

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EQUIS case study

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EQUIS

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.

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We’re well connected

Wherever you are based, our expertise is never far away. We are the only UK business school with a presence in six global hubs. All of our centres have strong links with the local business community and we also have a global network of over 50,000 alumni, spread across 169 countries.
  • Manchester

    Manchester: UK, Europe and Africa Centre established in 1965 Programmes offered: Undergraduate, Masters, MBA, research and executive programmes Location: The Oxford Road Corridor - at the heart of Manchester’s knowledge economy

  • dubai

    Dubai: Middle East Centre established in 2006 Programmes offered: Global Part-time MBA, Electives for the Full-time MBA Location: Dubai Knowledge Village - Dubai's premier destination for professional training and development

  • hong kong

    Hong Kong: East Asia Centre (covering Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, South China and Taiwan) established in 1992 Programmes offered: Global Part-time MBA, Electives for the Full-time MBA Location: Lee Gardens, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong - a premium destination for business, retail and leisure

  • sao paulo

    Sao Paulo: South America Centre established in 2008 Programmes offered: Global Part-time MBA, Electives for the Global Executive MBA, Electives for the Full-time MBA Location: Sao Paulo with the option to also study in Rio de Janeiro

  • shanghai

    Shanghai: China Centre established in 2008 Programmes offered: Global Part-time MBA, Electives and study tour for the Full-time MBA Location: Shanghai Centre - a hub for business, leisure and culture centrally located on Nanjing Road West, one of Shanghai's most famous streets

  • singapore

    Singapore: South East Asia Centre established in 1999 Programmes offered: Global Part-time MBA Location: Central business district, Singapore

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