MBA The Kelley-Manchester Global MBA / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- 2 years
- Entry requirements
Entry is competitive on the Kelley-Manchester Global MBA programme. We look to admit the 'right' Manchester MBA person and are looking for the most talented candidates with the highest potential, not just those with the most experience or best test scores.
We take a holistic view when evaluating applications, paying particular attention to academic credentials, fast career progression, leadership characteristics and entrepreneurial talent. We assess your potential compared to peers to contribute to and enhance the diverse professional backgrounds, cultural profile and experience of the MBA class.
We use a wide variety of criteria to evaluate applications. The requirements below are assessed using all the application elements: application form, essays, references, CV/ résumé, degree and professional qualifications, admission test score, English level and interview. Decisions are made by consensus of the MBA Admissions Committee.
Please visit the admissions pages of our website for further information.
- How to apply
The intake for the Kelley-Manchester Global MBA is in July every year. To apply you need:
- At least three years' professional experience, plus evidence of strong career progression and a recognised degree. Alternatively, you may have eight to ten years' managerial experience instead of a recognised degree.
- Successful completion of the Online Admission Test
- An English language qualification if applicable
- Excellent team working, communication, professional and interpersonal skills
You can submit your application online here
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This part-time MBA is delivered by US-based Kelley School of Business, a world-leader in the delivery of online MBAs, and Alliance Manchester Business School, a top 40 business school with six centres around the globe. Together, the schools offer a combined legacy of nearly 150 years of innovation in business and management education.
For further programme information, please visit the course pages here .
Fees for entry in have not been set. For reference, the fees for the academic year beginning September 2018 were as follows:
MBA (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): Fees collected by MBSWW
International students (per annum): Fees collected by MBSWW
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
- Alliance Manchester Business School
Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Today, we are the UK's largest campus-based business and management school, and 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of everything we do. Find out more .
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