Alliance Manchester Business School

Alliance Manchester Business School

At Alliance Manchester Business School (Alliance MBS), ‘Original Thinking Applied’ sits at the heart of everything we do.

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. With triple accreditation from AACSB International, AMBA and EQUIS (the international bodies governing and setting standards for management education around the world), we provide world-class, industry-focused education to undergraduates, postgraduates and executives across the globe.

Alliance MBS is an approved level 7 apprenticeship provider. Our customised executive education is also highly regarded, placed 2nd in the UK in the 2019 FT Rankings. We deliver two postgraduate degree apprenticeship programmes: the Manchester Global MBA and the MSc Management Practice.

Our apprenticeship programmes:

Develop senior managers

Equip your employees with strategic leadership skills to support your organisation’s performance and long-term sustainability

Provide a structured programme

Improve management and leadership skills by combining work and study, with 20% time spent studying

Lead to an MSc or MBA qualification

Designed and delivered by internationally renowned business academics

Are accredited by a world-class university

Access the latest commercial expertise that can be applied to your business

Are up 100% funded

Employees can also gain Professional Chartered Manager status with the CMI

Deliver a world class experience

Teaching takes place in our custom-built Executive Education Centre or the brand new Alliance MBS, which has recently reopened after an ambitious refurbishment.