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, February 15, 2019
It’s no longer going to be enough for businesses just to deliver shareholder returns in the face of the huge societal pressures we face today. Delivering this year’s Grigor McLelland lecture at Alliance MBS, Co-op Group CEO Steve Murrells said it was the responsibility of businesses and their CEOs to demonstrate the effect they were having on growing their local communities and helping make them more prosperous.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
It is not often that two halves of a whole want to study an MBA, but to also want to study an MBA at the same time, in the same city is even rarer. Adri and Arturo are part of our MBA class of 2020 and came from Lima, Peru together to share their MBA experience.
Monday, February 4, 2019
Alliance Manchester Business School and Travis Perkins win the Association of MBA’s (AMBA) Employer and Business School Partnership Award
Alliance Manchester Business School partners with Northern Care Alliance to ready its leaders for the future
Friday, February 1, 2019
Alliance Manchester Business School has partnered with Northern Care Alliance NHS Group to launch the Group’s first senior leader development programme. The programme, which is being funded via the Group’s payments to the Apprenticeship Levy, will support nearly 50 of its future leaders through health-focused Global MBA and MSc Management Practice courses.
Friday, January 25, 2019
Research by Dr Catherine Casson and Professor Frank Boons will feature at the Economic History Society annual conference this April.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Galina Gerashchenko graduated from the MSc Business Analysis and Strategic Management course in 2018 and is now working in the UK as a Business Support Consultant.
Professor Jonatan Pinkse is the newly appointed Executive Director of the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIOIR)
Monday, January 14, 2019
Here he outlines his vision for the world-class Institute.