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.
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.
Friday, June 8, 2018
Alliance Manchester Business School has launched its MSc in International Healthcare Leadership in Manchester.
Professional women gather at Alliance MBS-sponsored event to realise their power and celebrate the Suffragette spirit
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Alliance Manchester Business School is sponsoring the inaugural WIN Manchester, a leadership event for professional women and men taking place on 7 June at the UKFast Campus in Manchester.
A video animation highlighting the findings of a paper on Human Resource Management (HRM) by Tony Dundon and Anthony Rafferty has been published.
Friday, May 25, 2018
The paper, The (potential) demise of HRM?, was recently published in the Human Resource Management Journal and discusses how the future of HRM both as a field of study, and as a form of professional practice, is reaching a critical juncture.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Students including: Sami Al-Shatri, and Anastasija Starkina from Blockchainers and The University of Manchester won the 1st prize in the UK which pipped the US to the post at a blockchain hackathon.
Alliance Manchester Business School launches groundbreaking Corporate Governance and Human Rights Programme
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Alliance Manchester Business School has launched a new executive education programme focusing on the private sector’s growing responsibility towards human rights. The programme will be delivered by the School’s Business and Human Rights Catalyst and will provide executives with an in-depth and innovative understanding of the challenges and opportunities for improving business performance and human rights.
Blackpool Council set to approve a £27 million unsecured loan over 25 years to Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Monday, May 21, 2018
Naomi Chambers, Professor of Healthcare Management at Alliance Manchester Business School, discusses Blackpool Council’s plans to approve a £27 million unsecured loan to Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. This follows Naomi’s appearance on yesterday’s BBC Sunday Politics programme on the same subject.
Monday, May 14, 2018
Alliance Manchester Business School is ranked 4th in the UK for customised executive education, by the Financial Times. Globally, the School has risen 15 places to 31st and is ranked 15th in Europe.
There remains a lack of clear, consistent and complete information about the costs and returns of the Private Finance Initiative (PFI), says Professor Anne Stafford.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
This week I was honoured to address the launch at the House of Commons – where guests included Chief Secretary to the Treasury Elizabeth Truss - of an Academy of Social Sciences booklet which brought together some of the most authoritative contributions to contemporary issues from accounting and finance researchers across the UK.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Alliance Manchester Business School co-organised an event to showcase the growing partnership between Manchester and China. Building upon existing links between the two regions, the event highlighted the technological, social and financial implications of Mobike’s presence in Manchester.