Your Full-time MBA colleagues
Handpicked from across the globe, our MBAs are committed, driven and talented.
You will study with a diverse group of colleagues with impressive CVs and even more impressive ambitions. This is a unique opportunity to push yourself to your limits and build a global network of contacts and friendships that will last a lifetime.
Class of 2018: at a glance
years' work experience (average)
Class of 2018: Nationalities
Every year, we attract candidates from all over the world to study with us in Manchester. This is an unrivalled opportunity to build global connections, explore new ways of doing business and develop cultural awareness that will be indispensable to your future career.
|27% Latin America||4% North America|
|20% Eastern Asia||3% Middle East|
|12% United Kingdom||1% Southern Asia|
|16% South Eastern Asia||1% Central & Western Asia|
|9% India||1% Eastern Europe|
Manchester MBAs at Brathay, the Lake District National Park during induction
Class of 2018: Pre-MBA industries
The Manchester Full-time MBA attracts candidates from all industries - from aerospace and advertising to energy and entrepreneurship. Whether you're looking to progress in an existing industry or change direction completely, this diversity will expose you to new approaches and enrich your learning.
|24% Banking & finance||3% Transportation & logistics|
|10% Consulting||2% Healthcare & medical|
|9% Manufacturing||2% Construction|
|8% Energy & utilities||2% Real estate|
|7% Other||1% Advertising & PR|
|6% IT||1% Aerospace|
|6% Retails||1% Chemical|
|5% FMCG & consumer goods||1% Entrepreneurship|
|5% Public sector||1% Pharma & biotech|
“The size and diversity of the class, plus events such as team building and the European MBA sports tournament, have allowed us to build lifelong relationships that will last well beyond the MBA.”