AMBS student societies

Join a student society to improve your career prospects and make friends. All Alliance MBS first year students will have the opportunity to learn more about the student societies during Welcome Week at the Student Fair.

  • Alliance MBS Guide for Society Presidents - AMBS Society Guide (link to guide #DSUP3)
  • AMBS Societies Handbook
  • Student Societies 'Fair' - an opportunity to get involved!

AIESEC

Join the most passionate youth organisation in the world! "AIESEC is a global youth-led organisation striving to achieve peace and fulfilment of humankind's potential by activating leadership qualities in youth through learning from practical experiences in challenging environments." Being a part of AIESEC is like joining a massive community of globally-minded young leaders. People who want to grow their own potential while contributing to something much greater than themselves. We give you immediate responsibilities so you can learn by doing, step outside your comfort zone and experience both success and failures amongst a supportive community. If you're keen on activating your potential and contributing to a mission that changes the world, then we're looking for you. We can’t promise that it'll be easy, but it sure will be worth it.

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Alliance MBS International Programmes Society

The AMBS International Programmes Society is made up of international programmes and incoming exchange students and aims to create an inclusive environment for students during their time at AMBS. Through fun social events, a buddy scheme and trips around the United Kingdom we aim to support students in their global journey and help them create long lasting connections.

Note: The AMBS International Programmes Society is separate from the central University International Society.

Alliance MBS Accounting Society

Accounting Society Manchester strives to enhance our members’ employability and equip them with knowledge of companies of different sizes. We serves as a platform to connect our members with employers. Our members are provided with invaluable industry insights and saw development in soft skills. This year, we have successfully organised several large-scale events. A welcome dinner is held every year for students to network. Various office tours are held, allowing students to find out the career opportunities such as graduate schemes and internship programs. ASM partnered with Bright Future Manchester and ICAEW again to organise an annual big-scale business challenge in the North Region of the UK.

Alliance MBS ITMB Society

The ITMB society is an undergraduate student led group dedicated to cultivating and promoting the interests of students studying Information Technology Management for Business at the University of Manchester. The central purpose of the society is to connect, develop and encourage collegiality amongst its members to foster a strong sense of community. In order to do this, the ITMB society is committed to providing inclusive social events, industry led skill development and networking workshops as a means of building fellowship and fostering ties between students and industry.

BECO Society

We are a group of students that are passionate about behavioural sciences and their application in a business context to influence attitudes and behaviour. Our committee came together this summer to engage with this topic together, find others with the same interests and apply what we have learned about behavioural sciences in a real-world context. We function on a non-profit basis and are an official society recognized by the University of Manchester Student Union. Currently, we have 40+ official members, with a high number of AMBS students. We provide students with a platform to network, socialise, engage with and expand their knowledge in the fields of consumer behaviour, behavioural economics, organizational behaviour and other similar areas.

 

Bright Futures Manchester

With branches in more than 30 universities, Bright Futures Society is an industry-leading consultancy in the fields of graduate recruitment, graduate scheme implementation, internships, on-campus engagement and improving graduate employability. The society organizes a lot of unique and useful events such as mock assessment centres, interview workshops, career insights opportunities and many others, which give a deeper insight into companies’ requirements to perspective employees. We aim to create a better relationship between companies and students and improve students’ network and employability. We work closely with large recruiters such as Barclays, Ernst & Young, Accenture, Deloitte, KPMG, RBS, Rolls-Royce, TESCO, PwC, Nestle, Siemens, Vodafone, Teach First, etc.

Enactus

Enactus is the world’s largest experiential learning platform dedicated to creating a better world while developing the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders and social innovators. Our global network of students, academics and business leaders operate in 37 countries with an aim of transforming societies through real life social action and environmentally responsible enterprises. Enactus Manchester is a part of this global family with a mission to support the most vulnerable people in our community by delivering socio-economic and environmental projects. By joining our team, you will set a foundation for your career by gaining real-work experience to grow your skills while working alongside business advisors from companies such as Amazon, KPMG and Unilever (who offer us exclusive application fast-tracking opportunities). Join us to embark upon an entrepreneurial journey like no other while creating a better, more sustainable world.

IBFE Society

Our society started from being an academic society for our degree course, International Business, Economics & Finance, but we are now open to anyone and everyone. We love to create events for students to socialise and interact with each other whilst having fun. From eating, ice-skating to creating useful workshops for your future career paths - we want to create a community of support for everyone! Join us if you’d like to build your employability whilst making fun and lasting memories at The University of Manchester.

Manchester Business Society

The Manchester Business Society is the fastest-growing business and finance society in Manchester. Our aim is to educate, enrich, and connect passionate students, giving them the foundations to succeed in an increasingly competitive world. We continue to equip students with the necessary skills and professional connections, by offering a range of networking opportunities, workshops, and memorable events.    

MANSOC

Management Society (ManSoc) is run by AMBS students for anyone with an interest in business, now or later. The society has well-established links with employers and offers members the opportunity to network with leading firms, such as PwC, Accenture, Deloitte, EY, KPMG and L’Oreal just to name a few. Through corporate events such as internship/graduate workshops, members are encouraged and assisted to build their business acumen. Equally, the society aims to integrate its members into the wider business and university community, running trophy winning Rugby, Football and Netball teams, regular sold-out socials and domestic and international trips, as well as providing its members with perks and benefits throughout Manchester.

MUTIS

As one of the largest business societies on campus, MUTIS runs finance-themed events throughout the year and assists students in securing internships and graduate roles at pre-eminent financial institutions. By leveraging the experience of our senior members and our extensive alumni network we can successfully guide our members through highly competitive application processes at major investment banks, asset managers, accounting and professional services firms. We operate on a free membership basis and welcome students from all backgrounds regardless of their prior market knowledge or experience. We seek to connect those who not only have a passion for the financial markets, but also a strong commitment to support fellow members in broadening their knowledge.

We also have the following Alliance MBS sporting teams:

AMBS Football Society

The AMBS 11-aside football team play every Wednesday afternoon, as well as some Saturday fixtures, in the Campus Sport Manchester leagues and cup, playing against other schools/societies across UoM. The team also trains once a week in preparation for matches. Over the years, we have had a great squad of players and will be striving for promotion again this season. Joining the team is an excellent opportunity to meet new people and is a great way to take a break from studies.

AMBS Rugby Society

AMBS Rugby Society is a campus team who play regularly against other schools (including Physics, Medics and Law) in a competitive league styled competition.

The Rugby Society is currently inactive - if you'd like to get involved, please email undergrad.ambs@manchester.ac.uk.

Netball society

Alliance MBS Netball team is a great way to keep fit and meet people on your course! It is open to all AMBS students. We train together once a week and have matches throughout the year, with various fun and social activities too! As well as this, there is an opportunity to participate in a tournament at the end of the year.

If you are interested in joining any of the above, please contact the Undergraduate Team in 2.091, AMBS and they will provide contact details for the team captains.