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MBA Manchester Global MBA (Finance) (Accelerated)

MBA Manchester Global MBA (Finance) (Accelerated)

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance


18 months

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas


Course type


Course Summary

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.

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.

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.


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

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

£27,500. Fees can be paid in instalments on a semester-by-semester basis.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

£27,500. Fees can be paid in instalments on a semester-by-semester basis.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

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)