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Welcome to WHU

A culture shaped by the WHU spirit –
Striving for excellence in management education.

Accredited by EQUIS, AACSB, and FIBAA, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management is a leading German business school with an exceptional national and international reputation. Founded in 1984, WHU offers academic programs and continuing education for executives throughout their career. WHU follows four core values: community, cosmopoliteness, entrepreneurship, and excellence. The atmosphere characterized by openness, curiosity, diversity, and equal opportunities is of the utmost importance for WHU.

Programs

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Our three-year Bachelor in International Business Administration (BSc) provides you with a rigorous business education, flexible curriculum, hands-on experience, and international exposure. We equip successful and thoughtful students with an outstanding skill set, ready to thrive in today’s fast-paced business world.

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Our global top-ranked Master Programs (MSc) are designed to prepare you for a wide range of career options across multiple industries, by providing the skills and knowledge and by allowing you to tailor your curriculum to your interests and career goals. The 21-month programs include an internship as well as a semester abroad.

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Financial Times #1 ranking program in Germany: Whether you are looking to obtain management expertise, climb the career ladder, or change careers – our international MBA Programs are for you. Designed to maximize your academic learning, international exposure, professional network, leadership impact, and career development, an MBA from WHU will help you reach your goals.

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The Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program unites Kellogg School of Management, USA and WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany, to deliver outstanding opportunities to open your career and global network. With the largest and most immersive EMBA Global Network in the world, you maximize your impact and make connections that last a lifetime.

Find out more about our Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program

All of WHU's Executive Education programs are on an international top level, taught by renowned faculty and industry experts. Our aim is to prepare you for your next career step, your next career challenge, or to simply update your knowledge and skills for your current working enviroment.

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WHU is renowned for fostering the academic ambitions of young and dedicated researchers. Students may be admitted to the Doctoral Programs – in consultation with the advisor – at any time. In addition to writing and defending their dissertation, Doctoral candidates will also have the opportunity to attend courses and guest lectures by eminent national and international professors, providing them with additional valuable insights, and illustrating WHU’s globalized network in the field of research.

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Spending a semester abroad at one of Germany's top Business Schools is an experience of a lifetime. We aim to make your time abroad with us a unique experience, both academically and personally. We are proud to welcome about 120 exchange students per semester from more than 200 partner universities worldwide. Perfectly placed, both Vallendar and Düsseldorf offer plenty to see and do.

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Thinking ahead

We're driving lots of current strategic topics –
Reflecting our WHU values.

Female Leadership

A close network of successful women.

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Entrepreneurship

The entrepreneurial spirit is our very core.

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Digitalization

Leading the way in digital development.

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News and Stories

News, stories, and insights –
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Dates & Events

Experience the WHU spirit in person –
Join our upcoming events.

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WHU After Work Information Session MBA
Meet us online at your convenicence.

The format has change, the insights remain the same: Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level. Benefit from an individual consultation tailored to your personal profile.

Discover your career opportunities with an EMBA.

The format changes, the insights remain the same. Grab a virtual coffee with program representatives to discuss how the Executive MBA can boost your career.

WHU After Work Information Session MBA
Meet us online at your convenicence.

The format has change, the insights remain the same: Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level. Benefit from an individual consultation tailored to your personal profile.

WHU Fair MBA
Meet us at the Acces MBA Event in Istanbul on April 11.

Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level.

WHU After Work Information Session MBA
Meet us online at your convenicence.

The format has change, the insights remain the same: Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level. Benefit from an individual consultation tailored to your personal profile.

WHU Fair MBA
Meet us at the Access MBA Event in Beirut on April 15.

Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level.

WHU Virtual Information Session Bachelor
Get to know our Bachelor program online.

April 15 at 3 pm (CEST)

Gain valuable insights into the Bachelor program and talk to our staff and current students and ask your questions directly.

Discover the Leadership & Career Development opportunities at Kellogg-WHU.

How can our EMBA help you become a successful leader? Join our webinar to hear from EMBA Career Center Manager Gary Anello how the Kellogg-WHU EMBA can help you take the next career step!

WHU Information Day
Experience the WHU spirit in person on April 18.

We will move our Open Days to the digital world. You can sign up as usual. Further details about the format will follow shortly. Should you have already registered, we will get in touch with you individually.

WHU After Work Information Session MBA
Meet us online at your convenicence.

The format has change, the insights remain the same: Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level. Benefit from an individual consultation tailored to your personal profile.

Discover your career opportunities with an EMBA.

The format changes, the insights remain the same. Grab a virtual coffee with program representatives to discuss how the Executive MBA can boost your career.

WHU After Work Information Session MBA
Meet us online at your convenicence.

The format has change, the insights remain the same: Discover how the MBA program at WHU could take your career to the next level. Benefit from an individual consultation tailored to your personal profile.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Erfurt on April 28 and 29.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the International School of Brussels Fair on May 05.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Virtual Information Session MBA
Experience a live MBA class online on May 05.

Get a glimpse into our dynamic learning environment and gain valuable insights into our curriculum.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Dortmund on May 07 and 08.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Virtual Class Visit MBA
Discover our Campus and participate in a lecture on May 09.

Experience our teaching style, talk to current MBA students about their learning experience, get to know our Düsseldorf campus and discover our extended network.

You already started your application and would like to take the admissions interview?

Our Class Visit & Admissions Days are a great way for you to combine your admissions interview with a visit to one of our EMBA classes in order to experience our program first hand, meet students, faculty and the team and get familiar with our campus.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Offenbach on May 27 and 28.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Virtual Information Session MBA
Experience a live MBA class online on May 28.

Get a glimpse into our dynamic learning environment and gain valuable insights into our curriculum.

Discover your career opportunities with an EMBA over coffee.

Grab a coffee with program representatives to discuss how the Executive MBA can boost your career.

WHU Virtual Class Visit MBA
Discover our Campus and participate in a lecture on June 06.

Experience our teaching style, talk to current MBA students about their learning experience, get to know our Düsseldorf campus and discover our extended network.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Hannover on June 09 and 10.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the International School of Toulouse Fair on June 10.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Horizon Fair in Münster on June 20 and 21.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Friedrichshafen on June 23 and 24.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

WHU Fair Master
Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Bremen on June 23 and 24.

Visit us at our booth to gain insights into the WHU Bachelor Program and to get your questions answered. We are looking forward to meeting you there. You are also welcome to make an appointment with us.

You already started your application and would like to take the admissions interview?

Our Class Visit & Admissions Days are a great way for you to combine your admissions interview with a visit to one of our EMBA classes in order to experience our program first hand, meet students, faculty and the team and get familiar with our campus.

WHU Virtual Information Session MBA
Experience a live MBA class online on July 07.

Get a glimpse into our dynamic learning environment and gain valuable insights into our curriculum.

Sustainable entrepreneurship - generation conflict or competitive advantage?

WHU Information Day
Experience the WHU spirit in person on October 24.

Through conversations with current students, faculty, and staff and a campus tour, you will get a better feeling for WHU and what it's like to live and learn on our campus in Vallendar.

Experience the WHU spirit!

WHU Information Day
Experience the WHU spirit in person on December 05.

Through conversations with current students, faculty, and staff and a campus tour, you will get a better feeling for WHU and what it's like to live and learn on our campus in Vallendar.

WHU faculty members –
Our top-notch international faculty.

WHU’s faculty members are a diverse team of academic experts, engaged in pioneering and dynamic research, fundamental to our mission of achieving excellence in management education.

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