MBA Manchester Global MBA (Finance) (Accelerated)

Year of entry: 2021

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Overview

Degree awarded
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Duration
18 months (part-time)
How to apply

There are intakes for the Manchester Global Part-time MBA (Finance Accelerated) in January and July every year.

To apply, you need to complete the Global MBA application form, take an admissions test and submit your supporting documents. Our friendly admissions team can advise you through every stage of the admission process. We can also put you in contact with current MBA students and alumni ambassadors. If you have any questions during the application process, please don't hesitate to contact us:

global@manchester.ac.uk l +44 (0)161 275 7212

For full details and deadlines, please visit the Alliance Manchester Business School website .

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
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Course overview

Are you an ambitious executive looking to increase your salary or change role, industry or location? Transform your career with this flexible part-time MBA degree.

The 18-month Global MBA Finance Accelerated programme is for candidates with professional accountancy qualifications such as ACCA and CIMA. 

Open days

We deliver information sessions in Manchester, London and online. We also attend MBA fairs across the world and we offer one-to-one telephone consultations to all applicants in person or by phone/Skype. For further information, please visit the Alliance Manchester Business School website.

Fees

£27,500. Fees can be paid in instalments on a semester-by-semester basis. We offer discounts for early applications. For further information on fees and discounts, please visit the Alliance MBS website >>

  • Early application discount deadline 1: 7.5% discount

  • Early application discount deadline 2: 5% discount

We also offer a 20% discount for University of Manchester alumni.

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).

Contact details

School/Faculty
Alliance Manchester Business School
Contact name
MBA Recruitment Team
Email
Website
https://www.alliancembs.manchester.ac.uk/study/mba/global-part-time/
School/Faculty
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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Entry requirements

English language

An English language qualification (TOEFL iBT/ IELTS/ CPE/ PTE Academic/ India Standard x 11) if applicable

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Professional entry qualification

  • At least three years of professional experience, plus evidence of strong career progression and a recognised degree, or eight to ten years of managerial experience instead of a recognised degree
  • Professional accountancy qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA
  • Excellent team working, communication, professional and interpersonal skills
  • Successful completion of the Manchester Admissions Test (online)

Application and selection

How to apply

There are intakes for the Manchester Global Part-time MBA (Finance Accelerated) in January and July every year.

To apply, you need to complete the Global MBA application form, take an admissions test and submit your supporting documents. Our friendly admissions team can advise you through every stage of the admission process. We can also put you in contact with current MBA students and alumni ambassadors. If you have any questions during the application process, please don't hesitate to contact us:

global@manchester.ac.uk l +44 (0)161 275 7212

For full details and deadlines, please visit the Alliance Manchester Business School website .

Course details

Course description

The global finance accelerated pathway takes 18 months to complete and allows you to focus on the general management disciplines that will really further your career.

Choose the global finance accelerated pathway if you already hold professional finance qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICA, CIPFA or ACIS.

For further programme information, please visit the Alliance Manchester Business School website.

Teaching and learning

Our experiential 'Manchester Method' teaching approach focuses on group work, practice-based learning and reflection. We don't just give you the theory; we show you how to use it to get the results you want.

The Manchester Method in action

  • Practical workshop residentials
  • Real-world case studies
  • Business simulation project
  • Live business project
  • Business networking opportunities

Course unit details

Core courses

Our core programme will give you a thorough grounding in key areas of business and management and challenge you to take on three group consultancy projects with real clients. You will study the following courses:

  • Leading and Managing in a Global Environment
  • Business Accounting and Finance
  • Strategy and Competition
  • Operations and Marketing
  • Simulation Project
  • Live Business Project

Design your MBA

With our wide range of electives, you can tailor the MBA to suit your personal goals and interests. We encourage our MBA candidates to travel overseas to study electives and we pay for accommodation in two locations - choose from Dubai, Hong Kong, Manchester, São Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo. To view our full range of electives, please visit the  Alliance Manchester Business School  website.

What our students say

'The diversity is the best part of the programme. The networking experience with people from all over the world was fabulous. '

Jenny Hui, General Manager (Hong Kong, South East Asia & Taiwan), eBay

Disability support

Practical support and advice for current students and applicants is available from the Disability Advisory and Support Service. Email: dass@manchester.ac.uk

Careers

Career opportunities

Whether you are looking to accelerate your career, change direction or set up your own company, the Global Part-time MBA will give you the knowledge and transferable skills you need to succeed.

Our dedicated Postgraduate Careers Service knows that your objectives are ambitious and unique. Expect to boost your self-awareness and be challenged by experienced career advisors who will support you throughout your journey - from first steps to final offer and negotiation. You can focus on the career in front of you when you have all this behind you.

The Postgraduate Careers Service provides you with online, face-to-face and personal support.

For further information, please visit the  Global MBA career page .

Accrediting organisations

Alliance Manchester Business School is one of a select group of institutions globally with triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA & EQUIS. For further information, please visit the  Alliance Manchester Business School  website.