The Manchester MBA is an incredible journey. You will push yourself beyond your comfort zone and achieve more than you thought possible. The experience will be rigorous, intense and life-changing. But you will be reaping the rewards during the programme and long after graduation.
The Manchester MBA - who will you become?
Since our inception in the 1960's, Alliance Manchester Business School has developed a worldwide reputation for providing exceptional business and management education. Today, our intensive Full-time MBA delivers the competitive edge, international experience and added value other programmes simply cannot match - with the flexibility to complete in 18, 15 or 12 months
Our applied, practical approach ensures you get a thorough grounding in business theory, then the opportunity to put it into practice with live consultancy projects and internships with high-profile, global companies. No matter which pathway you choose – 18, 15 or 12 months - you will have the same rigorous and transformational MBA experience.
Our unique hands-on approach to learning means you will get up to 900 client-facing hours* during the programme - providing you with an opportunity to test your theories immediately in real world situations and ensuring you won't feel completely removed from the commercial world.
The Full-time MBA programme includes:
The Manchester MBA is transformational. Not only do we prepare you to become outstanding business leaders/entrepreneurs, we also place an important emphasis on people and how to manage and motivate them successfully. We achieve this through our intellectually stimulating classroom teaching combined with real-life client projects and the development of management/leadership skills.
Alliance MBS is consistently ranked as one of the World's leading schools. According to the FT, MBA students can expect a 96% salary increase three years after graduation. Alliance MBS is also placed at 12th in the world for career progress Forbes (ROI): 6th in the world, outside the US.
In the important UK government Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), MBS is ranked second of all UK universities for research power and 4th for depth and breadth of research. Our original research is transferred to our MBAs through the quality of our teaching particularly in the MBA electives.
As a Manchester MBA graduate, you will be part of a global community which is proud to be associated with the School and dedicated to improving the MBA for current and future students.
With over 50,000 alumni across 169 countries, our global footprint reaches high-performing individuals in business, management, governance and industry all around the world.
Your connection with our alumni community begins as soon as you step through the door and continues long after you leave. You will benefit from constantly evolving networking opportunities with an increasing number of likeminded people as our alumni base grows.