24 months
32500 GBP/year
32500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Kelley-Manchester Global MBA at The University of Manchester is jointly delivered by Alliance Manchester Business School and US-based Kelley School of Business, a world-leader in online MBA teaching.


The The Kelley-Manchester Global MBA at The University of Manchester is a great opportunity to experience both American and British MBA teaching, giving you new perspectives that will boost your CV in the highly-competitive international job market.

This unique part-time MBA combines the world's best online MBA teaching with immersive face-to-face learning at a choice of 8 global locations.

Key facts:

Half of the courses on the Kelley-Manchester Global MBA are delivered online by Kelley School of Business, Indiana - a world leader in online learning. Kelley's rigorous curriculum is delivered online in a flexible, interactive format that works for busy professionals, so you can advance your career while you continue to manage other responsibilities in your life. 

The remainder of the courses are delivered by Alliance Manchester Business School. These courses typically include an intensive three-day workshop delivered by our most senior faculty - a chance to step away from your day job and immerse yourself in the world of global business.



Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leading & Managing in a Global Environment
  • Quantitative Analysis 
  • Strategic Marketing Management
  • Operations Management
  • Accounting in Business 
  • Financial Management 
  • Strategic Management & Business Planning 
  • Electives
  • Simulation Project
  • Live Business Project or Kelley Capstone Project

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at The University of Manchester and/or in your country of interest, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of three years’ post-graduation work experience with strong, consistent career progression and achievement
  • Good undergraduate degree or international equivalent
  • Satisfactory GMAT® and GRE® or Manchester Admissions Test score
  • Professional accountancy qualification (Finance Accelerated pathway only)
  • Professional skills and competencies
  • International exposure (valued)
  • Entrepreneurial experience (valued)
  • Strong team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Emotional intelligence and personal qualities
  • Proof of English competency (assessed throughout the admissions process)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    32500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 65000 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    32500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 65000 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Our partners

The Kelley-Manchester Global MBA
The University of Manchester


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