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Part-Time MBA Program

Working during the week – Studying on weekends

The Part-Time MBA Program is an international oriented General Management study designed for  participants with different academic and professional backgrounds. It imparts the know how to understand the interdisciplinary correlations within a business organization and make sustainable strategic decisions based on state-of-the-art management concepts and techniques.

A strong focus is raised on personal development and leadership competence. Integrated courses and tools aim to recognize personal strengths and weaknesses and optimize behavioral characteristics placing this in the context of responsible leadership.

Program Key Facts

  • Transfer of general management know-how, global farsightedness, creativity and ethical values
  • Strong focus on the development of personal and leadership competencies
  • International orientation of contents
  • Inseparable unity of theory and practice
  • Analysis of practice-oriented case studies within small teams
  • Part-time study during weekends (Saturday/Sunday)
  • Two-year study period; program language: English
  • Accreditations: AACSB, EQUIS and FIBAA

Value Propositions

  • International environment characterized by high engagement and commitment
  • High-class, MBA-proved faculty
  • Selected participants with substantial professional proficiency and international outlook
  • Transfer of up-to-date knowledge that builds on WHU’s own research
  • Innovative approaches to problem-solving
  • Intensive in-class and team interaction with peers from diverse industry fields
  • Recognition and optimization of student’s behavioral characteristics
  • Dynamic student and alumni network
WHU Part-Time MBA Testimonial

Student's Corner

"The knowledge that I am getting at WHU Part-Time MBA Program is expanding my horizon and providing me critical management tools that I started actively using in my day-to-day business."

Rojda Zengin- Lord, Student, Part-Time MBA Class of 2013


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Heidrun Hoffmann

Program Director

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

Part-Time MBA Brochure and Module Descriptions

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MBA Degree awarded from WHU- Otto Beisheim School of Management

Current Cohort:
Class Size: 37
Average Age: 30
Av. Years of work Experience: 5


  • 22 months part-time study on weekends plus 3 months final thesis
  • 3 residential weeks abroad

    • Columbia Business School (New York, USA)
    • CEIBS and FUDAN (Shanghai, China)
    • IIMB (Bangalore, India)

  • Integrated Personal Leadership Module

Program Start: August 31, 2015
Location: Campus Düsseldorf