WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management is committed to "Excellence in Management Education" concerning academic programs, research, and corporate connections. Our commitment to excellent programs includes generating first-rate graduates and establishing a life-long learning environment. Our commitment to excellence in research aims at producing high-quality intellectual contributions to both academia and the business world. Regarding corporate connections, our commitment to excellence means that we maintain close ties with the business world and stay in intensive contact with a variety of partners in business and society.
We pursue our mission in particular by:
- combining academic rigor with practical relevance;
- attracting and developing high-quality researchers;
- creating a stimulating, intellectual, and international environment;
- fostering entrepreneurial thinking and acting;
- encouraging responsible leadership and teamwork;
- emphasizing the global dimension of business; and
- contributing to the society at large.