Alliance Manchester Business School • Manchester, United Kingdom
Alliance Manchester Business School is the triple accredited (AACSB International, AMBA, EQUIS) business school of the University of Manchester. It is the only British business school that owns six global hubs- it has campuses in Manchester, Dubai, Hong Kong, São Paulo, Shanghai, and Singapore. The well-connected school works closely with local businesses and also has a global network of more than 60 000 alumni that live and work in 176 countries. Alliance Manchester Business School was founded in 1965 and is one of the first two business schools to be ever established in the UK. Since its foundation, the school has grown to be the largest campus-based business and management school. It was ranked one or Europe's top 10 business schools (Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2018) because of its excellent, industry-focused business and management programmes. The school places special value on “original thinking” in order to educate and train future global leaders. Alliance offers undergraduate, postgraduate and executive education programmes. Due to its global centres, students get the opportunity to spend time abroad during their studies and to discover foreign countries and their business structures. Hence, students are able to gain real life work experience and insights into global businesses.