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International Full-Time MBA

Welcome to the international Full-Time MBA Program of WHU

The following pages will give you more information about our international Full-Time MBA Program. You will find more detailed information about our Program Structure, the Curriculum, the Application Process as well as Financing Options.

To meet us personally you can come to one of the fairs or Information Sessions. Also the Testimonials give you a student's perspective of our Full-time MBA Program.

If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact us via e-mail or telephone.

Your MBA Office Team.

Why study Full-Time MBA?

  • International Full-Time MBA Program
  • International Modules at renowned partner universities in USA, India and China
  • International participants with highly diverse academic and professional backgrounds
  • Focus on Personal Leadership Development
  • Career counseling by WHU Career Center
  • Triple accredited (FIBAA Premium, EQUIS, AACSB)

Program Overview

  • 15-months General Management Program (12 months + 3 months Master Thesis)
  • Concentration Modules in Marketing & Sales, Advanced Finance & Accounting, Strategy & Organization as well as Operations, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Praxis-oriented study content (guest speaker, company visits, real life case studies, etc.)
  • Small class sizes ensure excellent mentoring
  • Taught by senior faculty of WHU and our international partner universities
WHU Full-Time MBA

"The Full-Time MBA at WHU represents the best learning experience in my life. I chose this program because of its academic excellence and international orientation. However, I was greatly surprised. The MBA experience at WHU is the perfect opportunity to learn while facing challenges every day.

It is the perfect place to learn from both professors and peers, but also to learn about yourself. From a personal as well as professional point of view, the MBA experience at WHU is not only challenging but also rewarding. It will definitely broaden my understanding of business and offer me diverse perspectives and relevant values for a successful professional career."

Ximena Napolitano, MBA Class of 2012, Argentina
contact: ximena.napolitano@whu.edu



Guest session "Global Sourcing – Real-life cases and key insights“ by Dr. Peter Wessmann in the Full-Time MBA Course “Strategic Sourcing”

On Wednesday, July 15, 2015, WHU welcomed Dr. Peter Wessmann for a guest session in WHU’s Full-Time MBA course “Strategic Sourcing” on the Düsseldorf campus. Dr. Wessmann discussed the key challenges in global sourcing [...]


New Full-Time MBA Class Welcomed: 46 Students Begin their Studies in Düsseldorf

On April 1, 2015, 46 aspiring young managers from 17 different countries started their MBA studies at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. After the introductory event and a warm welcome by Professor Jürgen [...]


Conclusion of Course Asia Module China in WHU’s Full-Time MBA program

The final day of the study trip to Asia was an "automotive day": in the morning, the group visited the R&D Center of Daimler Greater China Ltd. (DGRC). Key discussion points were the Chinese automobile [...]

Ihr Kontakt

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Heidrun Hoffmann

Program Director

Phone: +49-(0)211-44709-141
Fax: +49-(0)211-44709-149

Free Full-Time MBA Guide


Follow our Full-Time MBA Class of 2016 on the official WHU MBA Blog!


MBA Degree awarded from WHU- Otto Beisheim School of Management

Current Cohort:
Class Size: 45
Average Age: 29
Av. Years of work Experience: 4


  • 12 months full-time study plus 3 months final thesis
  • 3 residential weeks abroad

    • Kellogg School of Management (Chicago, USA
    • CEIBS (Shanghai, China)
    • IIMB (Bangalore, India)

  • Integrated Personal Leadership Module

Program Start: April 01, 2016
Location: Campus Düsseldorf

Further information about the Full-Time MBA Program