Manchester Global MBA (Part-time)

Upcoming Intake - July 2019  (the 53rd MBA Class)

World Recognised

  • The University of Manchester nurtured 25 Nobel Laureates (Nobel Prize 諾貝爾獎)

  • Ranked World #29 (QS World University Ranking 2019)

  • Ranked #1 UK MBA in HK; UK #5, Europe #12, World #39 (5 year average rank - Financial Times Global MBA Ranking (FT) 2015 - 2019 )

  • Triple accredited MBA Course: AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB (Top 1% of business schools to achieve this)

  • 190-year record of academic excellence

  • Member of Russell Group (one of the 24 leading UK universities)

Flexible & Portable

  • Study at your own pace (Blended Learning Method) WITHOUT attending daily/weekly class

  • Intensive face-to-face workshops (around 3 days per course module) taught by academic staff from The University of Manchester

  • Design your MBA with specialist electives

  • Fit your studies around your working life. If you need to travel, you can take your studies with you.

  • Tailored to Expatriates – No Interruption to studies if you relocate

Global Immersion

  • Real International Flexibility offers you chance to attend intensive workshops at any of our global locations: Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Manchester, Dubai, Washington D.C. & Brazil (Free Hotel accommodation for 2 overseas workshops of elective modules (except for Washington) - 6 days in total)

  • Diverse cohort of MBA students enable to study alongside peers from all over the world

Practical and applicable

  • Learning by doing. Your learning is implemented immediately in your current role and evolves through the group work during the workshops and in the live company project

Small Class Size

  • The number of MBA students in each workshop session is kept deliberately low, typically 35 at maximum, to maintain their high quality and interactive nature


  • People who write the textbooks teach our MBA students. MBS was the UK's leading business research centre ranked by the most recent 2008 RAE (the UK government's rating of research quality

UK Awarded

  • MBA Degree Award from University of Manchester identical to UK on-campus award

Comprehensive Career Services

  • Strong connections with the world’s top Head-hunters

  • Monthly Career seminars

  • Premium career services: One-to-one consultancy; CV & cover letter reviews

Strong Heritage

  • The largest University in UK, established since 1824 and the first European Business School to offer MBA programme. 

  • The University of Manchester - East Asia has been established in Hong Kong for over 25 years

Great Network

  • Global community of over 6,500 students  and 60,000 alumni from 176 countries

Owned and Operated by The University of Manchester

  • We are the only overseas university to have a centre with its own staff, teaching facilities and student support in Hong Kong covering the East Asia Region (including Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Macau and South China). Manchester Global MBA (Part-time) Programme is offered and operated directly by The University of Manchester.

Hear from our MBA Alumni & Students


There are two intakes per year for the MBA programmes commencing in January and July. To enrol onto our Manchester Global MBA programme, we require at least 5 years' work experience in a managerial or professional role plus a recognised degree, or 10 years' managerial experience instead of a recognised degree.


In order to ensure that we have a student cohort with extremely diverse backgrounds, industries and nationalities, we will offer various scholarships/funding schemes to selected MBA applicants. To check your eligibility, please email your CV/ Resume to .

Government loan for Hong Kong resident

If you are a Hong Kong permanent resident, you may be eligible for a Non-Means Tested Loan provided by the Government Student Financial Assistance Agency. The maximum loan is capped at the tuition fee payable, and the loan repayment period can extend to 15 years after program completion (for details, please call 21506223).
*Name of Institution:  The University of Manchester / Manchester Business School Worldwide (Registration no. 250144)

Tax deduction expenses of Self-Education in Hong Kong

Tuition fees of The University of Manchester - Master Business Administration is deductible under salaries tax. The link below will take you to further information about what you can claim for and when you should make a claim.
More on deductions for expenses of self-education

Sales Tax / Consumption Tax Exemption in Japan

No Consumption Tax is required for this overseas programme (lower cost comparing with local MBA in Japan

Tax Credit for Education Expenses in Korea

15% tax credit for education expenses
본 과정은 연말정산시 본인이 지출한 교육비의 15% 세금 환급이 이루어지는 프로그램입니다


The School has been renamed Alliance Manchester Business School, or Alliance MBS since September 2015, in recognition of Lord Alliance's generous £15 million donation and his long-standing relationship with the University and the Business School.

Registration No. 250144. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.

Information Session - Hong Kong

A Truly International & World-Class Part-time MBA for Busy Executives

20 Mar (Wed), 19:30-21:00
21 Mar (Thu), 12:30-14:00 (Class Visit)
27 Mar (Wed), 19:30-21:00
30 Mar (Sat), 14:00-16:00 (Class Visit)

12/F, Lee Garden One, Causeway Bay

Information Session - Japan

A Truly Global MBA for Executives based in Japan

13 April (Sat), 14:30-17:00
17 April (Wed), 19:30-21:30

17/F, Shinagawa Prince Hotel (N Tower)

Information Session - Korea

A Truly Global MBA for Executives based in South Korea

23 March (Sat), 14:45-17:00

2/F, Mercure Seoul Ambassador Gangnam Sodowe

Talk to an advisor

Face-to-face / Skype / Phone

One-to-one Consulting Session - Manchester Global MBA (Part-time)

Tel: 852 25885013