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Online Undergraduate Handbook

Get Ready for your Degree Programme at AMBS

Get Ready for your Degree Programme at AMBS

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Welcome to Alliance Manchester Business School

  • Soon you will receive an email prompting you to activate your IT account and begin the registration process. You can start the process here. Once you've done this you'll be able to complete the registration process. You will miss out on important information if you do not complete these initial steps.
  • Download the Student Record Form - it is essential that you complete this and bring it with you on Monday 16 September 2019.
  • Like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram and Twitter - @AMBSUndergrad.
  • It's okay to be nervous, everyone needs to settle in to their new surroundings. Advice is available here.
  • Arriving late?  If you know that you will not be in Manchester by 16 September 2019, please let us know and also let the accommodation office know if you have reserved halls of residence accommodation.  For contact details see
  • Your Courses - you will be enrolled onto your courses in the next few weeks and then you will be able to see your personalised timetable via My Manchester.  Teaching starts on Monday 23 September 2019.  If you have any optional course choices you will be contacted soon about making your choices.
  • Virtual Learning Environment - your courses are supplemented by Blackboard. It is essential that you become familiar with this tool as you will rely on it to complete your studies. A guide can be found here.
  • Read about our Student Peer Mentoring Scheme.
  • My Learning Essentials will give you sources of information, hints, tips and practical activities to help you develop your study skills and become a better learner.
  • The International Society – is an independent, not-for-profit organisation unique to Greater Manchester.  They aim to provide international students with a warm and friendly welcome when they arrive in the city and to make their time in the UK a wonderful experience.