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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.

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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

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Discover the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program online.

How can our EMBA boost your career? Join our online information session to find out whether the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program is the right journey for you!

Crisis Management and the 'New Normal'

The coronavirus pandemic paralyzed social and economic activities worldwide. During this online session, our moderated panel will discuss where we are at the moment, what's the 'new normal', and how we can make our companies more resilient in the future.
May 27, 2020; 5 p.m. - 6.30 p.m.

Meet us online and get your questions answered.

Sign up for a Virtual Coffee Chat with a member of our Admissions Team to receive tips and tricks for your application and to get all of your questions answered.

How finance professionals see the crisis

In this session, Professor Dr. Marko Reimer will discuss how finance professionals currently see their firm’s crisis management and outline potential implication for the future of controlling.

Experience a live MBA class online on May 28.

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

Study in Germany

June 02 at 4 pm (CEST)

Find out what it means to study in Germany with WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management and KLU Kuhne Logistics University.

Virtual Q&A session with MBA Career Center Director Dr. Christine Menges

Join this live and interactive career insights session with the director of the MBA Career Center to learn more about your options to successfully navigate the current economic and societal crisis.

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.

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!

6th Berlin-Vallendar Conference on Tax Research

June 4, 2020; 1:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6th Berlin-Vallendar Conference will take place as a virtual conference

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.

Discover the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program online.

How can our EMBA boost your career? Join our online information session to find out whether the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program is the right journey for you!

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.

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!

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.

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.

Discover the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program online.

How can our EMBA boost your career? Join our online information session to find out whether the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program is the right journey for you!

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.

Discover the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program online.

How can our EMBA boost your career? Join our online information session to find out whether the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program is the right journey for you!

Experience a live MBA class online on July 07.

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

Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Erfurt on September 02 and 03.

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.

Sustainable entrepreneurship - generation conflict or competitive advantage?

Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Hannover on October 08 and 09.

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.

Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Bremen on October 08. and 09.

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.

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!

Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Offenbach on November 11 and 12.

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.

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.

Meet us at the Vocatium Fair in Dortmund on December 08. and 09.

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 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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