About Alliance Manchester Business School
The key motivation for studying here is simple – we produce graduates who think differently. We provide you with the knowledge and ability to excel in today’s business environment.
2015 marks our 50th anniversary – we were one of the first business schools in the UK, founded in 1965. We are now the largest campus-based business and management school in the UK with staff and students of 135 different nationalities.
Programmes and how to apply
From Masters to PhD, we offer a range of rigorous postgraduate programmes open to students from many academic disciplines.
- MSc Accounting and Finance
- MSc Finance
- MSc Finance and Business Economics
- MSc Quantitative Finance
- MSc Business Analytics: Operational Research and Risk Analysis
- MSc Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship
- MEnt Master of Enterprise
- MSc International Business and Management (Management pathway)
- MSc International Business and Management (Research pathway)
- MSc Business Analysis and Strategic Management
- MSc Management
- MSc Corporate Communications and Reputation Management
- MSc Marketing/ MSc Marketing (Specialism)
- MSc Operations, Project and Supply Chain Management
- MSc Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
- MSc International Human Resource Management and Comparative Industrial Relations
- MSc Organisational Psychology
- MSc Business Psychology
- Full-time MBA
- Part-time MBA
Research – Original Thinking Applied
Research at Alliance Manchester Business School is shaped and inspired by our internationally renowned expertise. Our academics generate collaborative research across disciplines, industries and specialisms.
Our research covers the following areas:
- Accounting and finance
- Marketing, operations management and service systems
- People, management and organisations
- Innovation management and policy
We take your future career seriously. Our Postgraduate Careers Service offers a carefully structured programme of workshops, seminars and skill sessions to help you determine and fulfil your future career goals. The team works closely with The University of Manchester Careers Service, which provides a range of support and advice.
We are the most targeted UK university by leading graduate employers (High Fliers Report 2015). Alliance MBS graduates have secured positions at major global companies including Airbus, BNY Mellon, Deloitte, Google, Samsung, Shell and Tesco.
You will have access to first class support facilities including The University of Manchester Library and the innovative Alan Gilbert Learning Commons.
You can also take advantage of the University’s excellent IT facilities, a host of student societies, sport facilities and on-campus cultural facilities such as Manchester Museum and Whitworth Art Gallery.
English language support programmes
The University Language Centre provides a range of English language support services for registered students whose first language is not English.
The University of Manchester offers more university-owned postgraduate accommodation than any other university in the UK, including a number of postgraduate-only residences. International students (non-EU) are guaranteed a place in University accommodation.
Manchester – the world’s original modern city
Manchester is one of the most vibrant and exciting destinations in the world. The city has gained an international reputation for modern business, culture and sport. It continues to renew and regenerate, forever a great place to live, study, work and above all, enjoy.
Alliance MBS is close to the heart of the city, just a short walk from the centre and all its attractions. It is also just a short journey away from the beautiful countryside of the Peak District National Park.
Manchester has a world-class transport infrastructure, including buses, trams and a train network with connections throughout the UK and London is just two hours away. There is also a major international airport with direct flights serving more than 200 destinations.
When you join Alliance Manchester Business School, you join a global network of 50,000 alumni across 169 countries – arguably the best contact network you will have in your career.
Our centres in Shanghai, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong and São Paulo mean you could study all – or part – of a Global MBA or DBA programme in any corner of the globe. What’s more, our lecturers have solid industrial experience gained internationally, giving you direct access to some of the world’s most respected business thinking.
Masters information sessions, Spring 2017
We are hosting a series of informal information sessions for undergraduates who are thinking about pursuing a masters course at Alliance Manchester Business School.
Our Masters courses aren’t just for business graduates - from business analytics to operations, and marketing to finance, we have 17 courses to choose from. Join us to meet a careers advisor, admissions staff and current students and discover how our courses can boost your career prospects.
Also, a number of graduates have the opportunity to progress directly onto the Full-time MBA programme as a Young Potential Leader – could you be one of them?
- Wednesday 15 March 2017, 12.00 – 1.30pm
- Wednesday 26 April 2017, 12.00 – 1.30pm
- Wednesday 10 May 2017, 12.00 – 1.30pm
The events are held in the Atrium, Alliance MBS East building (on the corner of Oxford Road and Booth Street East) - number 26 on the campus map.
For further information and to register your interest in attending, please see the Alliance MBS website.
- Alliance Manchester Business School
- Booth Street West
- M15 6PB
- +44 (0)161 306 1339